Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1107 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA - NORTH CAROLINE BORDER
  FROM 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 1107 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR DEAL ISLAND...
  MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DEAL ISLAND...BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...HORSESHOE AND FISH HOOK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3652 7587 3652 7588 3655 7589 3656 7590
      3657 7590 3657 7589 3659 7590 3659 7589
      3662 7591 3663 7590 3663 7591 3664 7592
      3666 7591 3667 7593 3680 7535 3655 7526
      3650 7588
TIME...MOT...LOC 0307Z 262DEG 35KT 3662 7583

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

DEROSA



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