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FZUS71 KAKQ 172111
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
411 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

ANZ632-634-172145-
/O.CON.KAKQ.MA.W.0136.000000T0000Z-141117T2145Z/
411 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM EST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...

AT 405 PM EST...A WORKER AT THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL HAS 
REPORTED TWO SMALL WATERSPOUTS APPROACHING THE FIRST ISLAND MOVING 
NORTHEAST. THIS LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED 13 NM EAST OF CAPE 
CHARLES HARBOR TO 4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...OR FROM 2 NM SOUTHEAST OF 
SAND SHOAL INLET TO 2 NM SOUTH OF 4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE...MOVING 
EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3709 7627 3714 7631 3731 7623 3730 7601
      3728 7598 3726 7602 3724 7601 3727 7599
      3723 7598 3723 7601 3721 7601 3714 7597
      3710 7598 3709 7593 3693 7602 3692 7621
      3694 7621 3697 7630 3701 7633
TIME...MOT...LOC 2109Z 256DEG 51KT 3729 7568 3702 7598

$$

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