Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
542 PM EDT THU JUL 20 2017

ANZ534-537-543-202230-
542 PM EDT THU JUL 20 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...

AT 541 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A GUST FRONT...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS. THIS GUST FRONT WAS LOCATED NEAR
YEOCOMICO RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS AND LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THE
BOUNDARY PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3808 7654 3807 7633 3827 7641 3831 7614
      3822 7603 3830 7606 3835 7597 3823 7597
      3832 7589 3813 7596 3815 7580 3806 7587
      3807 7580 3808 7578 3807 7578 3803 7587
      3790 7591 3789 7624

$$

BJL



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