Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1109 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...

* UNTIL 1215 AM EDT

* AT 1108 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR NORTHERN NECK REEF TO NEAR NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE
  REEF TO NEAR RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NORTHERN NECK REEF...SAN MARCOS WRECK...ANGLERS REEF...ONANCOCK
  INLET...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...LOWER BERNARD ISLAND...NANDUA
  PUNGOTEAGUE REEF...NASSAWADOX REEF...RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...TANGIER
  ISLAND...RAPPAHANNOCK RANGE LIGHT...WATTS ISLAND AND WACHAPREAGUE
  INLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3791 7603 3790 7591 3803 7574 3802 7566
      3795 7558 3776 7564 3792 7554 3785 7547
      3772 7560 3758 7561 3758 7559 3757 7562
      3762 7561 3766 7564 3757 7563 3746 7617
      3766 7609 3781 7626
TIME...MOT...LOC 0308Z 249DEG 20KT 3778 7613 3769 7602 3756 7607

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

$$

BROWN


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