Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FZUS71 KAKQ 290412
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1212 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

ANZ652-654-672-674-676-678-290515-
1212 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA - NORTH CAROLINE BORDER
  FROM 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE VA TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...
  WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...
  WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND VA TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA FROM 20
  TO 40 NM...

AT 1211 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
WACHAPREAGUE REEF TO 9 NM EAST OF TRIANGLE REEF TO 11 NM NORTHEAST OF
SOUTH TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HOT DOG AREA OFF VIRGINIA BEACH...QUINBY INLET...PARRAMORE ISLAND...26
MILE HILL...TRIANGLE REEF...WACHAPREAGUE REEF AND PARKING LOT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3633 7521 3694 7541 3753 7576 3782 7483
      3762 7472 3743 7486 3733 7498 3684 7526
      3652 7517 3636 7508

$$

DEROSA


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