Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1050 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

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1050 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS
  BRIDGE-TUNNEL...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...
  YORK RIVER...

AT 1049 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 20 NM SOUTH OF
WESTMORELAND STATE PARK TO 7 NM NORTHWEST OF MOBJACK BAY TO 12 NM
SOUTH OF MONITOR MERRIMACK BRIDGE TUNNEL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE TUNNEL...WHITE STONE BRIDGE...LYNNHAVEN...SAN
MARCOS WRECK...MONITOR MERRIMACK BRIDGE TUNNEL...WINDMILL POINT...
OCCOHANNOCK REEF...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...CABBAGE PATCH...THIMBLE
SHOALS...NEW POINT COMFORT...STINGRAY POINT...WOLF TRAP...
IRVINGTON...WILLOUGHBY BAY...BUOY 36A...HAMPTON FLATS...URBANNA
INLET...1ST ISLAND BAY BRIDGE AND 4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3776 7649 3774 7650 3761 7628 3784 7633
      3785 7634 3787 7644 3796 7564 3683 7606
      3689 7640 3683 7639 3708 7654 3709 7627
      3710 7628 3733 7657 3732 7653 3745 7625
      3764 7657 3763 7660

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