516  
WHUS51 KLWX 221843  
SMWLWX  
ANZ534-537-543-222045-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0001.210222T1843Z-210222T2045Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
143 PM EST MON FEB 22 2021  
 
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...  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...  
 
* UNTIL 345 PM EST.  
 
* AT 142 PM EST, SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM  
NEAR DEEP HOLE TO NEAR SMITH POINT TO NEAR URBANNA INLET, MOVING  
SOUTHEAST 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, POINT LOOKOUT, TANGIER SOUND, SMITH ISLAND, MOUTH OF THE  
POTOMAC RIVER, SOUTHWEST MIDDLE GROUNDS, DEAL ISLAND AND CRISFIELD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3795 7634 3805 7635 3815 7603 3816 7603  
3816 7595 3813 7593 3815 7591 3814 7579  
3809 7587 3808 7588 3808 7578 3802 7584  
3803 7587 3797 7590 3796 7587 3790 7591  
3789 7624  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1842Z 296DEG 31KT 3807 7619 3783 7631 3758 7661  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
BJL  
 
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