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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
145 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

ANZ631-632-634-636-050615-
145 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE 
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL... 
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA... 
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA... 
  YORK RIVER... 

AT 143 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR POQUOSON...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  THE HUMP AROUND 150 AM EDT.
  BUOY 36A AND CABBAGE PATCH AROUND 200 AM EDT.
  PLANTATION LIGHT...CHERRYSTONE REEF AND LATIMER SHOAL AROUND 205 AM
EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3738 7599 3733 7602 3730 7602 3733 7599
      3728 7601 3728 7599 3727 7603 3724 7601
      3725 7599 3721 7601 3707 7598 3703 7629
      3709 7627 3712 7629 3717 7635 3715 7641
      3721 7640 3722 7647 3725 7648

$$

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