Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
156 AM EDT SAT JUL 15 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20
  NM...
  CURRITUCK SOUND...
  WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA - NORTH CAROLINE BORDER
  FROM 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...

* UNTIL 315 AM EDT

* AT 156 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR
  SANDBRIDGE... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HOT DOG AREA OFF VIRGINIA BEACH...HORSESHOE...CURRITUCK SOUND...
  VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...SANDBRIDGE...CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT...
  KNOTTS ISLAND BAY...BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...DEAL ISLAND...FISH HOOK...
  SOUTH TOWER...CURRITUCK BEACH...10 NM EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH
  OCEANFRONT AND RUDEE INLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3636 7602 3638 7603 3691 7600 3688 7524
      3683 7526 3677 7524 3622 7522 3622 7566
TIME...MOT...LOC 0556Z 304DEG 47KT 3668 7597

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

GINGRICH



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