Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
928 PM EDT MON JUN 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 928 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR OCEAN CITY
  PIER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  OCEAN CITY PIER...10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...ASSAWOMAN BAY...
  OCEAN CITY INLET...10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND...AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK...
  GULF RAMBLER WRECK AND FENWICK ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3835 7472 3833 7474 3830 7474 3812 7497
      3831 7523 3834 7522 3838 7524 3845 7513
      3845 7505 3846 7505
TIME...MOT...LOC 0128Z 233DEG 33KT 3833 7502

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

LSA


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