Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
717 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

ANZ632-634-638-654-656-670-270000-
717 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 714 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS... FROM ANGLO
AFRICAN WRECK TO WILLOUGHBY BAY...OR FROM 2 NM SOUTHWEST OF ANGLO
AFRICAN WRECK TO 2 NM SOUTH OF WILLOUGHBY BAY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
25 KT.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  LITTLE CREEK AT 720 PM.
  LYNNHAVEN...CAPE HENRY WRECK AT 725 PM.
  VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AT 745 PM.
  RUDEE INLET...CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER AT 750 PM.
  10 NM EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AT 755 PM.
  SANDBRIDGE AT 800 PM.

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 THESE 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 3697 7637 3712 7594 3685 7561 3674 7593
      3675 7595 3693 7600 3691 7608 3688 7604
      3686 7606 3685 7604 3682 7607 3685 7608
      3686 7614 3691 7610 3693 7616 3691 7618
      3696 7626 3694 7629

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JFOSTER







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