Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
603 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 559 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS
  8 NM NORTHWEST OF BUSH RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

* THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WIND GUSTS OF AT LEAST 34 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGH WAVES AND DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

THIS STORM IS PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING. STAY BELOW DECK IF
POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3947 7623 3947 7622 3937 7625 3935 7623
      3945 7607 3950 7614 3954 7610 3955 7602
      3952 7598 3942 7600 3937 7606 3937 7611
      3933 7613 3932 7618 3929 7617 3928 7620
      3936 7629 3941 7629 3944 7625 3945 7629
TIME...MOT...LOC 2204Z 303DEG 11KT 3954 7631

$$

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