Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
754 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 753 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER DEEP HOLE...
  MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...BOATERS IN SMALL CRAFT COULD BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TANGIER SOUND...
  DEEP HOLE...
  NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH...
  AND DEAL ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3801 7587 3803 7602 3804 7600 3804 7602
      3800 7627 3817 7633 3825 7607 3822 7603
      3827 7598 3824 7595 3830 7590 3823 7590
      3822 7582 3819 7594 3813 7596 3815 7579
      3806 7587 3808 7578 3807 7578
TIME...MOT...LOC 2353Z 264DEG 25KT 3810 7621

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BJL


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