Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
153 PM EDT MON SEP 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

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

* Until 315 PM EDT.

* At 153 PM EDT, a shower capable of producing waterspouts was
  located over Bluefish Rock, moving west at 10 knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

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

* Locations impacted include...
  Bluefish Rock, The Hump, Thimble Shoals, Poquoson, Hampton Roads
  Bridge Tunnel, Willoughby Bay and 4th Island Bay Bridge.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally hazardous
seas. Seek safe harbor immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3720 7609 3708 7603 3700 7611 3695 7627
      3696 7627 3696 7630 3698 7630 3700 7632
      3705 7633 3705 7634 3708 7634 3709 7632
      3710 7633 3711 7635 3715 7636
TIME...MOT...LOC 1753Z 068DEG 12KT 3710 7615

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

MRD



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