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/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0179.140726T1709Z-140726T1845Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
109 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...
  PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 108 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT AND WIND GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS OVER COLES POINT...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

* THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA.
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT 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 3804 7652 3811 7661 3815 7662 3816 7671
      3822 7671 3823 7670 3822 7659 3814 7652
      3810 7638 3805 7633 3812 7635 3814 7632
      3825 7640 3830 7638 3828 7646 3831 7647
      3837 7630 3800 7610
TIME...MOT...LOC 1709Z 253DEG 12KT 3814 7664

$$

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