Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1256 AM EDT TUE JUL 25 2017

ANZ650-670-250600-
1256 AM EDT TUE JUL 25 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINTOTEAGUE VA FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...

AT 1255 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM EAST OF
INDIAN RIVER INLET BRIDGE TO NEAR BETHANY BEACH TO 6 NM NORTH OF
BIVALVE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OCEAN CITY PIER...10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...ASSAWOMAN BAY...
OCEAN CITY INLET...10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND...GULF RAMBLER WRECK AND
FENWICK ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3830 7456 3827 7482 3825 7532 3826 7531
      3828 7528 3829 7524 3833 7522 3840 7525
      3845 7524 3845 7508 3846 7505

$$

DEROSA


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