Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
306 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

ANZ637-656-271914-
/O.CAN.KAKQ.MA.W.0070.000000T0000Z-150627T1930Z/
306 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE...

THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSE A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
VIRGINIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 3696 7642 3703 7629 3712 7629 3725 7647
      3726 7639 3731 7639 3730 7600 3694 7600
      3691 7609 3686 7607 3688 7612 3690 7611
      3691 7610 3691 7618 3697 7628 3689 7639
      3697 7651
TIME...MOT...LOC 1904Z 185DEG 19KT 3702 7622

$$

ANZ632-634-636-638-271930-
/O.CON.KAKQ.MA.W.0070.000000T0000Z-150627T1930Z/
306 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL...
YORK RIVER...

AT 303 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...LOCATED OVER THIMBLE SHOALS...
MOVING NORTH AT 20 KNOTS.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE AROUND 310 PM EDT.
  BLUEFISH ROCK AROUND 315 PM EDT.
  THE HUMP...YORK SPIT REEF...CABBAGE PATCH...TUE MARSHES LIGHT...
BUOY 36A...PLANTATION LIGHT...POQUOSON...NEW POINT COMFORT AND
LATIMER SHOAL AROUND 330 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.  SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
VIRGINIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 3696 7642 3703 7629 3712 7629 3725 7647
      3726 7639 3731 7639 3730 7600 3694 7600
      3691 7609 3686 7607 3688 7612 3690 7611
      3691 7610 3691 7618 3697 7628 3689 7639
      3697 7651
TIME...MOT...LOC 1904Z 185DEG 19KT 3702 7622

$$

MINNICK



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