Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
917 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

ANZ535>537-270215-
917 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD...

AT 910 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 25 KNOTS AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER SOUTHERN FAUQUIER COUNTY...MOVING
EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

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 THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3866 7724 3862 7720 3864 7713 3869 7719
      3872 7704 3890 7707 3887 7706 3870 7701
      3855 7724 3841 7727 3836 7721 3844 7702
      3833 7697 3824 7680 3817 7680 3821 7695
      3840 7704 3833 7723 3838 7731

$$

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