Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
700 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

ANZ534-543-310000-
700 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...

AT 659 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR NANTICOKE
RIVER MOUTH TO NEAR NORTHERN NECK REEF...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SMITH ISLAND...TANGIER SOUND...DEAL ISLAND...SOUTHWEST MIDDLE GROUNDS
AND NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3790 7625 3791 7627 3796 7628 3826 7608
      3822 7604 3825 7604 3823 7582 3818 7595
      3813 7595 3814 7579 3808 7588 3808 7578
      3807 7579 3803 7587 3797 7590 3796 7586
      3790 7591

$$

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