Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
501 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20
  NM...
  CURRITUCK SOUND...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 500 PM EDT...A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS
  AND WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED NEAR DEAL ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 10
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...AND SMALL
           HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS AND DEAL ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3653 7599 3666 7604 3675 7566 3650 7563
TIME...MOT...LOC 2100Z 267DEG 10KT 3660 7598

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BROWN



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