Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
218 PM EST Mon Mar 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Little Creek VA...
  Entrance to the Chesapeake Bay including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge
  Tunnel...
  James River from Jamestown to the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel...
  York River...
  Rappahannock River...

  Coastal Waters from Parramore Island to the VA/NC Border out 20
NM...

* Until 345 PM EST.

* At 216 PM EST, gusty showers were located along a line extending
  from 6 nm southeast of Onancock Inlet to 15 nm southwest of
  Urbanna Inlet, moving south at 35 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 40 to 45 knots.

  SOURCE...Marine observations.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  New Point Comfort, Nassawadox Reef, Anglo African Wreck, Ship Shoal
  Inlet, Thimble Shoals, Quinby Inlet, Tue Marshes Light, Stingray
  Point, Sand Shoal Inlet, Hampton Flats, Willoughby Bay, Sewells
  Point, Cabbage Patch, Rudee Inlet, Rappahannock Light, Latimer
  Shoal, Mobjack Bay, Gwynns Island Reef, Kiptopeke Concrete Ships
  and Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3729 7672 3704 7641 3708 7636 3727 7665
      3737 7669 3741 7661 3729 7648 3738 7646
      3742 7632 3753 7639 3762 7632 3749 7531
      3690 7565 3677 7565 3676 7603 3677 7603
      3691 7625 3685 7639 3696 7668 3711 7676
TIME...MOT...LOC 1916Z 002DEG 33KT 3767 7571 3744 7675

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JM


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