Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
837 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

ANZ650-652-654-670-250230-
837 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 833 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP
TO 33 KNOTS... FROM 5 NM SOUTHWEST OF CHINCOTEAGUE TO 10 NM
NORTHWEST OF WACHAPREAGUE INLET...OR FROM 4 NM NORTHWEST OF
ASSATEAGUE BEACH TO 5 NM SOUTH OF ONANCOCK INLET...MOVING EAST AT 80
KT.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  CHINCOTEAGUE BAY...WACHAPREAGUE REEF...WACHAPREAGUE INLET AT 840
  PM.
  GULF RAMBLER WRECK...OCEAN CITY PIER...OCEAN CITY INLET...BLACKFISH
  REEF AT 850 PM.
  AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK...BONE WRECK AT 855 PM.
  10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET AT 900 PM.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS OF 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...
AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY OR
REMAIN IN PORT UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS OF 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...
LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY OR REMAIN IN PORT UNTIL THE STORMS PASS.

LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER...PUT ON YOUR LIFE VEST...AND STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE. KEEP
AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS.

LAT...LON 3833 7467 3753 7521 3758 7572 3765 7568
      3768 7561 3771 7566 3769 7562 3778 7554
      3787 7553 3784 7552 3792 7546 3795 7547
      3801 7538 3828 7517 3823 7519 3825 7515
      3846 7504

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JFOSTER







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