Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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000 FZUS71 KLWX 302300 MWSLWX MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 700 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015 ANZ534-543-310000- 700 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015 ...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS... THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE... CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA... TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND... AT 659 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH TO NEAR NORTHERN NECK REEF...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SMITH ISLAND...TANGIER SOUND...DEAL ISLAND...SOUTHWEST MIDDLE GROUNDS AND NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS. && LAT...LON 3790 7625 3791 7627 3796 7628 3826 7608 3822 7604 3825 7604 3823 7582 3818 7595 3813 7595 3814 7579 3808 7588 3808 7578 3807 7579 3803 7587 3797 7590 3796 7586 3790 7591 $$ ADS

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