738  
WHUS51 KAKQ 252225  
SMWAKQ  
ANZ633-658-676-678-260000-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0054.170525T2225Z-170526T0000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
625 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
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...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM EDT  
 
* AT 624 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER CURRITUCK  
SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 45 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...  
CURRITUCK BEACH AROUND 630 PM EDT.  
SOUTH TOWER AROUND 715 PM EDT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3608 7582 3611 7585 3632 7597 3655 7600  
3657 7518 3637 7509 3623 7505 3623 7577  
3609 7574  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2224Z 273DEG 38KT 3628 7591  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...40KTS  
 

 
 
BROWN  
 
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