877  
WHUS51 KLWX 061657  
SMWLWX  
ANZ543-061900-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0131.180706T1657Z-180706T1900Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
1257 PM EDT FRI JUL 6 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH  
ISLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 300 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1257 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR WHITE POINT  
BEACH, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...BOATERS IN SMALL CRAFT COULD BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CRISFIELD...  
TANGIER SOUND...  
FISHING BAY...  
BIVALVE...  
NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH...  
AND DEAL ISLAND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3790 7591 3790 7603 3818 7602 3839 7623  
3822 7604 3836 7601 3835 7601 3831 7602  
3823 7597 3836 7586 3835 7586 3826 7592  
3822 7582 3814 7596 3814 7581 3806 7587  
3806 7581 3808 7578 3807 7578  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1657Z 296DEG 6KT 3825 7657  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
DHOF  
 
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