Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
209 AM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017

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209 AM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
  20 NM...
  CURRITUCK SOUND...
  WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA - NORTH CAROLINE BORDER
  FROM 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...

AT 209 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR 10 NM
EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT TO 6 NM WEST OF DEAL ISLAND TO 12
NM NORTH OF THE MOUTH OF THE PERQUIMANS RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FISH HOOK...HORSESHOE...CURRITUCK BEACH...CURRITUCK SOUND...10 NM
EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...SANDBRIDGE...CURRITUCK BEACH
LIGHT...KNOTTS ISLAND BAY...BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...DEAL ISLAND AND KILL
DEVIL HILLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3608 7582 3631 7595 3645 7607 3644 7612
      3647 7615 3656 7610 3661 7610 3664 7605
      3671 7603 3691 7589 3677 7530 3622 7566
      3622 7577 3621 7577 3611 7574 3613 7575
      3608 7576

$$

GINGRICH



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