500  
WHUS51 KAKQ 191832  
SMWAKQ  
ANZ650-652-654-670-672-674-192000-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0019.180419T1832Z-180419T2000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
232 PM EDT THU APR 19 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20  
NM...  
WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA 20 TO 40 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT  
20 NM...  
WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA 20 TO 40  
NM...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT  
 
* AT 232 PM EDT, SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM  
BETHANY BEACH TO 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF GULF RAMBLER WRECK TO  
CHINCOTEAGUE TO NEAR RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT, MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
ASSAWOMAN BAY, WACHAPREAGUE INLET, OCEAN CITY INLET, CHINCOTEAGUE  
BAY, CHICKEN BONE, PARKING LOT, ASSATEAGUE BEACH, WACHAPREAGUE  
REEF, BLACKFISH REEF, QUINBY INLET, GULF RAMBLER WRECK, OCEAN CITY  
PIER, 10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET, JACKSPOT REEF, CHINCOTEAGUE,  
10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND, BONE WRECK, AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK, PARRAMORE  
ISLAND AND 26 MILE HILL.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3822 7432 3809 7446 3777 7461 3715 7507  
3743 7583 3769 7561 3771 7565 3783 7549  
3786 7553 3784 7549 3791 7548 3791 7542  
3795 7543 3795 7548 3805 7533 3804 7533  
3817 7524 3845 7513 3846 7505  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1832Z 289DEG 29KT 3852 7505 3821 7517 3793 7536 3755  
7611  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...40KTS  
 

 
 
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