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SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
ANZ532-533-540-541-050330-
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0208.150805T0223Z-150805T0330Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1023 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...
  CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER...
  EASTERN BAY...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1023 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL...
  LOCATED NEAR DEALE...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHOPTANK RIVER...TILGHMAN ISLAND...MILES RIVER...POPLAR ISLAND AND
  BLACKWALNUT POINT.

LAT...LON 3864 7615 3868 7653 3882 7650 3883 7628
      3877 7633 3867 7634 3877 7630 3878 7629
      3878 7628 3872 7630 3871 7627 3873 7628
      3880 7621 3883 7626 3884 7620 3883 7619
      3871 7624 3867 7620 3868 7617
TIME...MOT...LOC 0223Z 271DEG 25KT 3874 7661

$$

SEARS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1001 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

ANZ536-050230-
/O.CON.KLWX.MA.W.0207.000000T0000Z-150805T0230Z/
1001 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

AT 959 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR INDIAN HEAD TO NEAR
QUANTICO...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OCCOQUAN BAY...QUANTICO...LEESYLVANIA STATE PARK AND INDIAN HEAD.

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 3847 7726 3846 7732 3847 7732 3861 7726
      3863 7711 3860 7718 3851 7726
TIME...MOT...LOC 0201Z 283DEG 19KT 3858 7706 3854 7725

$$

BAJ

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