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
532 PM EDT THU JUL 30 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...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 532 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTH OF HONGA RIVER TO
  SAINT INIGOES CREEK...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE TARGETS...HONGA RIVER...POINT NO POINT...SOUTHWEST MIDDLE
  GROUNDS...DEAL ISLAND...RICHLAND POINT BUOY...BIVALVE...SMITH
  ISLAND...TANGIER SOUND...NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH...CRISFIELD...HOOPER
  ISLAND LIGHT...FISHING BAY AND DEEP HOLE.

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 3792 7589 3790 7625 3828 7639 3837 7622
      3822 7603 3836 7601 3830 7601 3823 7597
      3836 7586 3814 7596 3814 7581 3806 7587
      3806 7581 3808 7578 3807 7578
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 283DEG 18KT 3839 7613 3810 7640

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