Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
556 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20
  TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 554 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF
  PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL 7 NM WEST
  OF TRIANGLE REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  TRIANGLE REEF AROUND 605 PM EDT.
  26 MILE HILL AROUND 635 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3742 7486 3731 7499 3683 7526 3677 7559
      3690 7564 3705 7552 3743 7530 3753 7479
TIME...MOT...LOC 2156Z 247DEG 26KT 3703 7549

$$

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