Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
804 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 803 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SMITH ISLAND TO NEAR MOUTH
  OF THE POTOMAC RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SMITH ISLAND...CRISFIELD...TANGIER SOUND...MOUTH OF THE POTOMAC
  RIVER AND SOUTHWEST MIDDLE GROUNDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3795 7634 3796 7640 3816 7599 3813 7594
      3812 7594 3808 7587 3806 7587 3807 7586
      3804 7582 3804 7586 3803 7587 3797 7590
      3798 7586 3796 7586 3795 7589 3792 7589
      3790 7591 3789 7624
TIME...MOT...LOC 0003Z 316DEG 8KT 3806 7607 3793 7633

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