Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
832 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

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 20 NM...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...

* UNTIL 915 PM EDT

* AT 828 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A STRONG COLD FRONT CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS TO
NEARLY 50 KNOTS FROM 8 NM WEST OF TRIANGLE REEF TO LYNNHAVEN...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SANDBRIDGE AROUND 840 PM EDT.
  10 NM EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AROUND 845 PM EDT.
  CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER AROUND 850 PM EDT.
  BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS AROUND 905 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3677 7596 3691 7600 3692 7599 3693 7604
      3691 7608 3685 7604 3685 7613 3686 7614
      3714 7597 3709 7597 3710 7595 3706 7567
      3701 7555 3689 7564 3669 7556 3657 7554
      3655 7586
TIME...MOT...LOC 0031Z 302DEG 40KT 3699 7549 3701 7591
          3682 7606

$$

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