Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
727 PM EDT SAT JUL 22 2017

ANZ536-222345-
/O.CON.KLWX.MA.W.0162.000000T0000Z-170722T2345Z/
727 PM EDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

AT 727 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER COLONIAL
BEACH...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...BOATERS IN SMALL CRAFT COULD BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COBB ISLAND...
SWAN POINT...
WESTMORELAND STATE PARK...
AND COLONIAL BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3832 7703 3835 7696 3827 7684 3825 7684
      3826 7686 3817 7686 3820 7692 3821 7695
      3823 7696 3826 7696 3827 7698 3827 7700
      3830 7702 3831 7703
TIME...MOT...LOC 2327Z 258DEG 28KT 3825 7691

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

$$

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