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WHUS51 KAKQ 012053
SMWAKQ
ANZ630-012230-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0123.140901T2053Z-140901T2230Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
453 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 451 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF
  PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL 7 NM
  SOUTHWEST OF SMITH POINT...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  SMITH POINT AROUND 520 PM EDT.
  NORTHERN NECK REEF AROUND 535 PM EDT.
  TANGIER ISLAND AROUND 620 PM EDT.
  WATTS ISLAND AROUND 630 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...
HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3787 7643 3787 7636 3786 7636 3787 7634
      3784 7630 3787 7625 3789 7624 3790 7591
      3794 7587 3774 7586 3773 7634 3777 7635
      3778 7631 3784 7634 3783 7637 3786 7638
TIME...MOT...LOC 2053Z 257DEG 10KT 3780 7631

$$

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