365  
WHUS51 KLWX 062225  
SMWLWX  
ANZ534-543-070000-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0257.170906T2225Z-170907T0000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
625 PM EDT WED SEP 6 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...  
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH  
ISLAND...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM EDT  
 
* AT 623 PM EDT...SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WERE OVER THE  
CHESAPEAKE BAY NEAR TANGIER SOUND...MOVING NORTH AT 30 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...  
EWELL...  
TANGIER SOUND...  
SMITH ISLAND...  
NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH...  
BIVALVE...  
DEAL ISLAND...  
AND CRISFIELD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3830 7601 3823 7597 3836 7586 3826 7592  
3822 7582 3819 7594 3814 7596 3814 7579  
3808 7588 3807 7586 3806 7581 3803 7587  
3796 7587 3796 7586 3790 7591 3789 7617  
3790 7617  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 193DEG 28KT 3801 7608  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
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