Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
408 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 407 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED OVER HOLE IN THE WALL...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...HOLE
  IN THE WALL...NASSAWADOX REEF AND RAPPAHANNOCK RANGE LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3761 7606 3761 7592 3758 7588 3756 7594
      3755 7584 3755 7593 3748 7596 3752 7589
      3750 7590 3750 7589 3747 7593 3746 7592
      3747 7596 3742 7598 3741 7593 3741 7597
      3743 7625 3755 7631
TIME...MOT...LOC 2007Z 264DEG 30KT 3750 7619

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