Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
536 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20
  TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 532 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS
  FROM NORTH OF CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER TO BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...
  MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* WATERSPOUTS WILL BE NEAR...
  FISH HOOK AROUND 555 PM EDT.
  HORSESHOE AROUND 600 PM EDT.
  TRIANGLE REEF AROUND 610 PM EDT.
  HOT DOG AREA OFF VIRGINIA BEACH AROUND 615 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT MONDAY
EVENING FOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA.

LAT...LON 3657 7554 3669 7556 3690 7564 3697 7557
      3713 7548 3710 7510 3688 7522 3684 7526
      3654 7518
TIME...MOT...LOC 2135Z 274DEG 23KT 3705 7566 3666 7564

$$

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