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WHUS51 KAKQ 171808
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/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0132.141117T1808Z-141117T1930Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
108 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

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 230 PM EST

* AT 105 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND      
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS      
  FROM 9 NM SOUTH OF DRUM POINT TO 58 NM SOUTHWEST OF BURWELL        
  BAY...MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  URBANNA INLET AND SMITH POINT AROUND 120 PM EST.
  WINDMILL POINT AND NORTHERN NECK REEF AROUND 125 PM EST.
  TANGIER ISLAND AND STINGRAY POINT AROUND 130 PM EST.
  YORK SPIT REEF AND WOLF TRAP AROUND 135 PM EST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3722 7664 3697 7642 3697 7641 3710 7628
      3737 7667 3725 7646 3742 7625 3763 7660
      3775 7653 3762 7632 3788 7644 3796 7564
      3751 7596 3749 7596 3753 7589 3685 7604
      3696 7626 3682 7640 3718 7679
TIME...MOT...LOC 1805Z 281DEG 75KT 3818 7648 3655 7767

$$

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