Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
557 PM EDT SUN SEP 17 2017

ANZ533-534-542-543-172300-
557 PM EDT SUN SEP 17 2017

...A SHOWER OVER 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...
  PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...

AT 556 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SHOWER...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS SHOWER WAS LOCATED NEAR
HOOPER ISLAND LIGHT. THE SHOWER WAS DRIFTING SLOWLY WESTWARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS
STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3832 7616 3834 7618 3833 7620 3822 7619
      3822 7640 3834 7643 3838 7640 3841 7643
      3841 7628 3831 7622 3833 7621 3840 7623
      3840 7622 3833 7616

$$

MJM



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