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WHUS51 KAKQ 150157
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/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0009.150215T0157Z-150215T0315Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
857 PM EST SAT FEB 14 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  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...
  YORK RIVER...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS
  BRIDGE-TUNNEL...
  JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EST

* AT 854 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SNOW SHOWERS     
  ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS   
  TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS FROM NORTHERN NECK REEF TO 15 NM WEST OF        
  COBHAM BAY...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* THESE STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL BE NEAR...
  WINDMILL POINT AND TANGIER ISLAND AROUND 905 PM EST.
  STINGRAY POINT AND SAN MARCOS WRECK AROUND 910 PM EST.
  WATTS ISLAND AND GWYNNS ISLAND REEF AROUND 915 PM EST.
  LOWER BERNARD ISLAND AND NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE REEF AROUND 920 PM EST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...AND INCREASING
WAVES. BOATERS..ESPECIALLY THOSE UNDER SAIL...SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THE HIGH WINDS SUBSIDE. 
ADDITIONALLY...VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO ONE MILE OR LESS IN 
SNOW.

&&

LAT...LON 3697 7642 3697 7641 3710 7628 3737 7667
      3727 7639 3745 7626 3762 7656 3762 7658
      3762 7632 3789 7623 3788 7565 3751 7596
      3749 7596 3753 7589 3685 7604 3696 7626
      3682 7640 3718 7679
TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 275DEG 40KT 3784 7612 3714 7704

$$

ZIMMERMAN








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