Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
926 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT 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...
  WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND VA TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA FROM 20 TO
  40 NM...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EST

* AT 923 PM EST...AN AREA OF HEAVY SHOWERS NEAR THE MARYLAND COAST
  AND EXTENDING EAST AND SOUTHEAST WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40
  KNOTS. WIND GUSTS TO 47 KNOTS WERE REPORTED AT WALLOPS ISLAND.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 40 TO 50 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BONE WRECK...ASSATEAGUE BEACH...OCEAN CITY INLET...ASSAWOMAN BAY...
  10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND...JACKSPOT REEF...QUINBY INLET...PARRAMORE
  ISLAND...26 MILE HILL...CHINCOTEAGUE BAY...CHINCOTEAGUE...BLACKFISH
  REEF...PARKING LOT...AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK...GULF RAMBLER WRECK...10
  NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...OCEAN CITY PIER...CHICKEN BONE...
  WACHAPREAGUE REEF AND WACHAPREAGUE INLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3809 7446 3770 7466 3743 7486 3733 7498
      3700 7516 3750 7579 3846 7504 3822 7431
TIME...MOT...LOC 0223Z 240DEG 49KT 3783 7542

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

LSA



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