Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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FZUS71 KLWX 021339
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
939 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

ANZ533-534-541-542-021445-
939 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...
  CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER...
  PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD...

AT 938 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED OVER SOLOMONS ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COVE POINT NATURAL GAS PIER...JAMES ISLAND...SAINT LEONARD CREEK...
CALVERT CLIFFS...GOOSES REEF BUOY...TAYLORS ISLAND...GREENWELL STATE
PARK AND MID BAY BUOY.

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 IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3860 7605 3857 7630 3855 7624 3850 7633
      3848 7633 3832 7626 3827 7619 3824 7639
      3830 7637 3832 7642 3839 7638 3843 7643
      3838 7649 3835 7648 3839 7656 3844 7643
      3854 7652 3860 7617 3864 7613

$$

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