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
555 PM EDT WED JUN 21 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...
  CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD...
  PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 554 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTHWEST OF MIDDLE RIVER TO 27 NM NORTHWEST
  OF BACK RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FORT SMALLWOOD STATE PARK...
  TURKEY POINT...
  NORTH POINT STATE PARK...
  HART MILLER ISLAND...
  BODKIN POINT...
  POOLES ISLAND...
  SPESUTIE ISLAND...
  GUNPOWDER RIVER...
  NORTHEAST RIVER...
  SEVENFOOT KNOLL...
  TOLCHESTER BEACH...
  ROCK HALL...
  AND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3953 7598 3942 7600 3932 7619 3917 7627
      3905 7623 3916 7652 3926 7665 3930 7660
      3923 7643 3930 7640 3932 7635 3940 7637
      3939 7630 3946 7629 3947 7621 3937 7622
      3945 7608 3951 7614 3955 7605 3954 7603
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 292DEG 35KT 3960 7671 3947 7697

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BAJ



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