Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
105 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

ANZ650-652-670-672-230630-
105 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE VA TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...
  WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINTOTEAGUE VA FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...

AT 105 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 NM
SOUTHEAST OF JACKSPOT REEF TO 9 NM NORTHEAST OF LOWER BERNARD ISLAND
TO NEAR NORTHERN NECK REEF... MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ASSAWOMAN BAY...OCEAN CITY INLET...CHINCOTEAGUE BAY...CHICKEN BONE...
PARKING LOT...ASSATEAGUE BEACH...BLACKFISH REEF...GULF RAMBLER
WRECK...OCEAN CITY PIER...10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...JACKSPOT
REEF...CHINCOTEAGUE...10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND...BONE WRECK...AFRICAN
QUEEN WRECK AND FENWICK 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 3809 7446 3766 7469 3772 7568 3782 7559
      3784 7560 3780 7563 3787 7559 3783 7559
      3783 7558 3789 7558 3793 7552 3797 7553
      3815 7534 3826 7531 3828 7525 3833 7522
      3840 7525 3845 7524 3846 7505 3822 7431

$$

DEROSA


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