Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
213 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

ANZ533-534-536-537-542-543-290715-
213 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...
  PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

AT 212 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR COLONIAL
BEACH TO 15 NM SOUTHWEST OF WESTMORELAND STATE PARK TO 35 NM WEST OF
URBANNA INLET... MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

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 3802 7651 3815 7661 3817 7687 3828 7700
      3832 7691 3823 7659 3814 7652 3807 7633
      3829 7640 3839 7658 3834 7643 3838 7640
      3844 7646 3848 7633 3831 7623 3831 7622
      3839 7623 3827 7615 3822 7604 3791 7627

$$

MJM


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