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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
820 PM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...
  CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD...
  EASTERN BAY...
  PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 819 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL
  HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  HANOVER STREET BRIDGE TO 8 NM SOUTHWEST OF CURTIS BAY TO 9 NM
  NORTHWEST OF DEALE...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE...MAYO...GREENBURY POINT...GIBSON ISLAND...
  BALTIMORE LIGHT...FORT SMALLWOOD STATE PARK...FRANCIS SCOTT KEY
  BRIDGE...MATAPEAKE...ROMANCOKE...EASTERN BAY...LOVE POINT...
  SEVENFOOT KNOLL...BLOODY POINT LIGHT...MAGOTHY RIVER...THOMAS POINT
  LIGHT...PATAPSCO RIVER...CURTIS BAY...PINEHURST AND SANDY POINT
  STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3920 7645 3923 7640 3921 7625 3884 7637
      3895 7631 3890 7630 3895 7625 3883 7628
      3879 7632 3877 7652 3898 7647 3901 7639
      3905 7644 3913 7643 3921 7658 3925 7657
TIME...MOT...LOC 0019Z 254DEG 28KT 3914 7681 3910 7667 3884 7672 

$$

HTS



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