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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
938 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018

ANZ534-543-150230-
/O.CON.KLWX.MA.W.0222.000000T0000Z-180815T0230Z/
938 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018

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

For the following areas...
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA...
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island...

At 937 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms was located along a line
extending from near Bivalve to near Deal Island, moving east at 20
knots.

HAZARD...Wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Boaters in small craft could be thrown overboard by
         suddenly higher winds and waves capsizing their vessel.

Locations impacted include...
Tangier Sound...
Honga River...
Nanticoke River Mouth...
and Deal Island.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.

&&

LAT...LON 3803 7587 3792 7590 3804 7602 3803 7602
      3802 7601 3799 7601 3814 7625 3829 7612
      3822 7602 3834 7600 3823 7597 3829 7590
      3822 7582 3813 7596 3815 7582 3806 7587
      3807 7578 3806 7581
TIME...MOT...LOC 0137Z 278DEG 20KT 3828 7582 3819 7599

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

$$

ADS

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