Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
948 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS
  BRIDGE-TUNNEL...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...
  YORK RIVER...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 947 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED NEAR COLEMAN
  BRIDGE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BUOY 36A...COLEMAN BRIDGE...THE CELL...TUE MARSHES LIGHT...
  CHERRYSTONE REEF...YORK SPIT REEF...HOLE IN THE WALL...OCCOHANNOCK
  REEF...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...CABBAGE PATCH...CAPE CHARLES HARBOR...
  NASSAWADOX REEF...NEW POINT COMFORT...MOBJACK BAY...STINGRAY
  POINT...THE HUMP...POQUOSON...RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...WOLF TRAP AND
  PLANTATION LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3732 7657 3725 7650 3726 7639 3735 7643
      3739 7637 3731 7627 3745 7625 3760 7635
      3760 7596 3720 7601 3703 7634 3709 7627
      3716 7640 3708 7653 3697 7647 3711 7657
      3719 7639 3727 7658 3716 7661 3722 7665
TIME...MOT...LOC 0147Z 231DEG 40KT 3714 7649

$$

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