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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
141 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT

* AT 139 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF
  34 KNOTS FROM HONGA RIVER TO 7 NM WEST OF LEWISETTA...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

* THIS LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA.
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND.
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WATERSPOUTS CAN DEVELOP SUDDENLY AND CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND
CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS WAVES. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

WIND GUSTS OF AT LEAST 34 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGH WAVES AND DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3811 7661 3812 7661 3816 7654 3805 7633
      3825 7639 3837 7619 3823 7606 3830 7607
      3837 7600 3825 7596 3834 7592 3824 7590
      3823 7581 3814 7595 3815 7578 3808 7586
      3807 7578 3803 7587 3790 7591 3789 7625
TIME...MOT...LOC 1741Z 299DEG 15KT 3832 7609 3802 7659

$$

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