Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
617 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

ANZ630-631-635-271145-
617 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SHOWERS WITH GUSTY WINDS OVER THE BAY WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...

AT 614 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. THE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED NEAR
WINDMILL POINT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTHERN NECK REEF...SAN MARCOS WRECK...ANGLERS REEF...
WINDMILL POINT...ONANCOCK INLET...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...
LOWER BERNARD ISLAND...LONGS CREEK INLET...NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE REEF...
STINGRAY POINT...TANGIER ISLAND...WATTS ISLAND AND CRISFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES. A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3790 7602 3790 7591 3792 7589 3793 7590
      3796 7589 3795 7589 3795 7586 3798 7586
      3803 7574 3803 7569 3801 7564 3763 7573
      3748 7634 3751 7635 3752 7639 3771 7641

$$

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