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
326 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

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 FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...
  CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD...
  EASTERN BAY...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 325 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL
  HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NORTHEAST RIVER TO NEAR
  BLOODY POINT LIGHT...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE...POOLES ISLAND...ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND...
  ELK RIVER...MATAPEAKE...SPESUTIE ISLAND...TURKEY POINT...CHESTER
  RIVER...PARSONS ISLAND...SANDY POINT STATE PARK...LOVE POINT...
  SUSQUEHANNA FLATS...THOMAS POINT LIGHT...KENT NARROWS BRIDGE AND
  TOLCHESTER BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3955 7602 3943 7599 3932 7619 3915 7628
      3903 7624 3900 7617 3897 7625 3887 7620
      3888 7626 3888 7633 3895 7631 3890 7630
      3892 7625 3904 7630 3888 7636 3888 7646
      3927 7632 3936 7624 3945 7606 3949 7613
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 287DEG 17KT 3954 7602 3887 7640

$$

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