Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
850 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

ANZ634-656-160115-
/O.CON.KAKQ.MA.W.0011.000000T0000Z-140416T0115Z/
850 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
INCLUDING ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK...BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...CAPE HENRY
WRECK...CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER...LYNNHAVEN...RUDEE INLET...
SANDBRIDGE...VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AND 10 NM EAST OF VIRGINIA
BEACH OCEANFRONT...

AT 845 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE GUSTY WINDS BETWEEN 40 TO 50 KNOTS BEHIND A STRONG COLD
FRONT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS FRONT WERE
LOCATED FROM 19 NM EAST OF CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER TO SANDBRIDGE...OR
FROM 5 NM SOUTHEAST OF TRIANGLE REEF TO 2 NM EAST OF SANDBRIDGE...
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR
  OVER BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS BY 905 PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THE WINDS DIMINISH.


LAT...LON 3677 7596 3691 7600 3692 7599 3693 7604
      3691 7608 3685 7604 3685 7613 3686 7614
      3714 7597 3709 7597 3710 7595 3706 7567
      3701 7555 3689 7564 3669 7556 3657 7554
      3655 7586
TIME...MOT...LOC 0048Z 302DEG 40KT 3689 7529 3691 7571
          3672 7586

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