Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
925 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

ANZ630-631-635-280230-
925 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...

AT 925 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 11 NM
NORTHWEST OF LONGS CREEK INLET TO NEAR IRVINGTON TO NEAR URBANNA
INLET...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LONGS CREEK INLET...WINDMILL POINT...STINGRAY POINT AND IRVINGTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3768 7648 3775 7652 3770 7648 3773 7641
      3765 7645 3766 7644 3761 7628 3769 7636
      3770 7630 3777 7634 3773 7631 3778 7631
      3777 7624 3755 7624 3752 7629 3761 7643
      3762 7659 3763 7660

$$

DEROSA


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