Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
331 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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 WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS
  BRIDGE-TUNNEL...
  YORK RIVER...

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 330 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BURWELL BAY TO 1ST ISLAND BAY
  BRIDGE...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KNOTS.

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  THIMBLE SHOALS AROUND 340 PM EDT.
  4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE AROUND 345 PM EDT.
  BLUEFISH ROCK AROUND 350 PM EDT.
  THE HUMP AROUND 405 PM EDT.
  CABBAGE PATCH AROUND 410 PM EDT.
  BUOY 36A...PLANTATION LIGHT AND YORK SPIT REEF AROUND 415 PM EDT.
  CAPE CHARLES HARBOR AND NEW POINT COMFORT AROUND 420 PM EDT.
  CHERRYSTONE REEF...THE CELL AND WOLF TRAP AROUND 430 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
VIRGINIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 3726 7639 3735 7643 3738 7639 3735 7638
      3739 7637 3731 7627 3747 7626 3746 7597
      3731 7602 3732 7601 3733 7599 3689 7607
      3696 7629 3697 7628 3691 7644 3703 7629
      3709 7627 3725 7649
TIME...MOT...LOC 1930Z 187DEG 25KT 3706 7671 3694 7614

$$

MINNICK



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