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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
437 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

ANZ633-658-252130-
437 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 
  20 NM... 
  CURRITUCK SOUND... 

AT 436 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED OVER CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KNOTTS ISLAND BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND...CURRITUCK BEACH AND CURRITUCK
BEACH LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3628 7586 3636 7593 3642 7592 3643 7593
      3639 7593 3648 7598 3649 7590 3651 7591
      3653 7588 3645 7586 3645 7589 3643 7585
      3637 7583 3654 7586 3655 7565 3631 7551
      3625 7578 3637 7582 3626 7579 3624 7586

$$

JM



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