Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
826 PM EDT FRI APR 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Little Creek VA...

  Rappahannock River...

* Until 930 PM EDT.

* At 826 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing
  waterspouts were located along a line extending from near Yeocomico
  River to near Irvington to Mobjack Bay, moving northeast at 45
  knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to nearly 50 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...
  Nassawadox Reef, Wolf Trap, Crisfield, Urbanna Inlet, Tangier
  Island, Stingray Point, Onancock Inlet, Occohannock Reef, The Cell,
  Longs Creek Inlet, Windmill Point, Lower Bernard Island,
  Rappahannock Range Light, Rappahannock Light, Nandua Pungoteague
  Reef, Mobjack Bay, Irvington, Gwynns Island, Gwynns Island Reef and
  Anglers Reef.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor
immediately.

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

&&

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT for eastern
Virginia.

LAT...LON 3776 7639 3779 7637 3790 7648 3789 7604
      3793 7603 3790 7603 3790 7591 3798 7587
      3802 7576 3799 7562 3731 7598 3734 7647
      3731 7651 3742 7639 3743 7629 3752 7635
      3757 7651 3779 7653
TIME...MOT...LOC 0026Z 227DEG 44KT 3806 7661 3772 7644 3734 7634

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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