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
723 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 723 PM EDT...${SEVERETYPE} THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A
  LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BACK RIVER TO 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF WORTON
  POINT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

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

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NORTHEAST RIVER...
  TURKEY POINT...
  POOLES ISLAND...
  SPESUTIE ISLAND...
  GUNPOWDER RIVER...
  AND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND.

LAT...LON 3953 7598 3942 7600 3937 7606 3937 7611
      3933 7614 3933 7617 3932 7619 3929 7617
      3927 7620 3929 7641 3932 7635 3939 7637
      3939 7630 3946 7630 3948 7622 3937 7622
      3945 7608 3951 7614 3955 7605 3954 7603
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 209DEG 28KT 3928 7656 3924 7608

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

$$

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