Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1034 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

ANZ632-634-654-656-240330-
1034 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  20 NM...

AT 1033 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SHOWER...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS SHOWER WAS LOCATED OVER
FISHERMANS ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...1ST ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...LATIMER
SHOAL...PLANTATION LIGHT...ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK...CAPE HENRY...SHIP
SHOAL INLET...KIPTOPEKE CONCRETE SHIPS...BUOY 36A...FISHERMANS
ISLAND...CAPE CHARLES LIGHT...CAPE HENRY WRECK...CABBAGE PATCH...4TH
ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...CAPE CHARLES HARBOR AND BLUEFISH ROCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...HEAVY RAINFALL
AND LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

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LAT...LON 3688 7594 3696 7626 3729 7605 3721 7550

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