Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
833 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS
  BRIDGE-TUNNEL...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 833 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR WILLOUGHBY
  BAY...MOVING NORTH AT 15 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...
  HAMPTON RIVER INLET...HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE TUNNEL...LITTLE CREEK...
  HAMPTON FLATS...LYNNHAVEN...1ST ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...
  MONITOR MERRIMACK BRIDGE TUNNEL...CAPE HENRY WRECK...
  BLUEFISH ROCK...THIMBLE SHOALS...4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...
  WILLOUGHBY BAY...CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...SEWELLS POINT...
  CAPE HENRY...DOMINION PIER...JAMES RIVER BRIDGE AND POQUOSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA.

LAT...LON 3701 7646 3703 7646 3705 7644 3703 7641
      3709 7634 3710 7635 3711 7634 3707 7594
      3693 7600 3693 7599 3686 7603 3687 7619
      3691 7626 3687 7634 3690 7653 3694 7656
TIME...MOT...LOC 0033Z 198DEG 13KT 3688 7627

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

$$

SCALORA


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