Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1056 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

ANZ534-543-280400-
1056 PM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...

AT 1055 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM HONGA RIVER
TO DEAL ISLAND... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HONGA RIVER...
AND DEAL ISLAND.

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 3806 7578 3803 7587 3819 7616 3824 7616
      3824 7612 3831 7617 3822 7603 3825 7604
      3829 7603 3820 7586 3819 7594 3818 7595
      3813 7595 3815 7579 3814 7579 3808 7588
      3807 7578

$$

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