159  
WHUS51 KAKQ 232127  
SMWAKQ  
ANZ652-654-672-232230-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0118.170723T2127Z-170723T2230Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
527 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20  
NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT  
20 NM...  
WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE VA TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA FROM 20 TO 40  
NM...  
 
* UNTIL 630 PM EDT  
 
* AT 526 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER PARRAMORE  
ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
WACHAPREAGUE REEF...BONE WRECK...WACHAPREAGUE INLET...QUINBY INLET  
AND PARRAMORE ISLAND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3747 7516 3750 7528 3745 7529 3740 7567  
3758 7573 3786 7521 3749 7502  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 253DEG 31KT 3752 7559  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...40KTS  
 

 
 
JFOSTER  
 
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