Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
855 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

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 40 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 40
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  40 NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 853 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 12 NM NORTHEAST OF PARKING LOT TO 9 NM EAST OF SHIP
  SHOAL INLET...MOVING EAST AT 25 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...
  BONE WRECK...LYNNHAVEN...26 MILE HILL...CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER...
  TRIANGLE REEF...ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK...PARKING LOT...
  VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...CAPE CHARLES LIGHT...
  SAND SHOAL INLET...RUDEE INLET...
  10 NM EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...FISHERMANS ISLAND...
  SHIP SHOAL INLET AND CAPE HENRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3743 7486 3733 7498 3694 7520 3679 7541
      3681 7615 3690 7610 3688 7608 3691 7609
      3694 7600 3709 7593 3709 7598 3721 7591
      3781 7517 3783 7466 3781 7459
TIME...MOT...LOC 0053Z 272DEG 25KT 3781 7467 3716 7562

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

$$

SCALORA


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