818  
FZUS71 KAKQ 190609  
MWSAKQ  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
209 AM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017  
 
ANZ633-656-658-676-678-190745-  
209 AM EDT SAT AUG 19 2017  
 
A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA  
BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT  
20 NM...  
CURRITUCK SOUND...  
WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA - NORTH CAROLINE BORDER  
FROM 20 TO 40 NM...  
WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40  
NM...  
 
AT 209 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG  
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE  
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR 10 NM  
EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT TO 6 NM WEST OF DEAL ISLAND TO 12  
NM NORTH OF THE MOUTH OF THE PERQUIMANS RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT  
15 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
FISH HOOK...HORSESHOE...CURRITUCK BEACH...CURRITUCK SOUND...10 NM  
EAST OF VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...SANDBRIDGE...CURRITUCK BEACH  
LIGHT...KNOTTS ISLAND BAY...BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS...DEAL ISLAND AND KILL  
DEVIL HILLS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3608 7582 3631 7595 3645 7607 3644 7612  
3647 7615 3656 7610 3661 7610 3664 7605  
3671 7603 3691 7589 3677 7530 3622 7566  
3622 7577 3621 7577 3611 7574 3613 7575  
3608 7576  
 

 
 
GINGRICH  
 
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