Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1026 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019

ANZ632-200236-
/O.CAN.KAKQ.MA.W.0041.000000T0000Z-190420T0315Z/
1026 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The affected areas were...
  Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA...

The thunderstorms have moved out of the warned area and
no longer pose a significant threat to boaters.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT for southeastern
Maryland...northeastern North Carolina...eastern and southeastern
Virginia...and the adjacent coastal waters.

LAT...LON 3735 7643 3694 7622 3691 7619 3691 7616
      3692 7617 3692 7618 3719 7593 3735 7633
      3727 7590 3733 7602 3730 7589 3799 7562
      3789 7560 3788 7560 3828 7528 3817 7472
      3630 7543 3608 7579
TIME...MOT...LOC 0226Z 206DEG 34KT 3787 7562 3730 7556 3681 7569

$$

ANZ633-634-650-652-654-656-658-670-672-674-676-678-200315-
/O.CON.KAKQ.MA.W.0041.000000T0000Z-190420T0315Z/
1026 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1115 PM EDT...

For the following areas...
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel...
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina
border out to 20 nm...
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm...
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm...
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20
nm...
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20
nm...
Currituck Sound...
Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia - North Carolina Border
from 20 to 40 nm...
Waters from Chincoteague VA to Parramore Island VA from 20 to 40
nm...
Waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chintoteague VA from 20 to 40 nm...
Waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC from 20 to 40
nm...
Waters from Parramore Island VA to Cape Charles Light VA from 20 to
40 nm...

  Entrance to the Chesapeake Bay including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge
Tunnel...

  Coastal Waters from Fenwick Island DE to Parramore Island VA out 20
NM...
  Waters from Fenwick Island DE to Parramore Island VA 20 to 40 NM...
  Coastal Waters from Parramore Island to the VA/NC Border out 20
NM...
  Waters from Parramore Island to the VA/NC Border 20 to 40 NM...
  Currituck Sound...
  Coastal Waters from the NC/VA Border to Currituck Beach Light NC
out 20 NM...
  Waters from the NC/VA Border to Currituck Beach Light NC 20 to 40
NM...

At 1026 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing waterspouts
were located along a line extending from 7 nm east of Lower Bernard
Island to 8 nm southeast of Great Machipongo Inlet to near 10 Nm East
Of Virginia Beach Oceanfront, moving northeast at 35 knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally
         hazardous seas. Small craft could be damaged in briefly
         higher winds and suddenly higher waves.

Locations impacted include...
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, Horseshoe, Chesapeake Light Tower,
Currituck Sound, Anglo African Wreck, Virginia Beach Oceanfront,
Assateague Beach, Cape Henry, Ship Shoal Inlet, Quinby Inlet,
Sandbridge, Buoy 4a Drydocks, Deal Island, Great Machipongo Inlet,
Sand Shoal Inlet, Cape Charles Light, Rudee Inlet, African Queen
Wreck, Cape Charles Harbor and Hot Dog Area Off Virginia Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

Report severe weather to the Coast Guard or the National Weather
Service.

&&

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT for southeastern
Maryland...northeastern North Carolina...eastern and southeastern
Virginia...and the adjacent coastal waters.

LAT...LON 3735 7643 3694 7622 3691 7619 3691 7616
      3692 7617 3692 7618 3719 7593 3735 7633
      3727 7590 3733 7602 3730 7589 3799 7562
      3789 7560 3788 7560 3828 7528 3817 7472
      3630 7543 3608 7579
TIME...MOT...LOC 0226Z 206DEG 34KT 3787 7562 3730 7556 3681 7569

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

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