873  
FZUS71 KAKQ 190116  
MWSAKQ  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
916 PM EDT TUE SEP 18 2018  
 
ANZ656-676-190230-  
916 PM EDT TUE SEP 18 2018  
   
..A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO THE VA/NC BORDER OUT 20  
NM...  
WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO THE VA/NC BORDER OUT 20 NM...  
 
AT 916 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
NEAR ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK, MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
FISH HOOK, CHESAPEAKE LIGHT TOWER, BUOY 4A DRYDOCKS, 10 NM EAST OF  
VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AND ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3706 7594 3708 7593 3709 7588 3706 7571  
3667 7528 3655 7571  
 

 
 
BROWN  
 
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