503  
WHUS51 KAKQ 120121  
SMWAKQ  
ANZ632-634-638-120215-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0046.210412T0121Z-210412T0215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
921 PM EDT SUN APR 11 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...  
ENTRANCE TO THE CHESAPEAKE BAY INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE  
TUNNEL...  
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE  
TUNNEL...  
 
* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 920 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SEWELLS  
POINT, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL, 1ST ISLAND BAY BRIDGE, CAPE HENRY,  
THIMBLE SHOALS, DOMINION PIER, HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE TUNNEL,  
LYNNHAVEN, HAMPTON FLATS, BLUEFISH ROCK, FISHERMANS ISLAND, MONITOR  
MERRIMACK BRIDGE TUNNEL, WILLOUGHBY BAY, SEWELLS POINT, LITTLE  
CREEK, 4TH ISLAND BAY BRIDGE AND CAPE HENRY WRECK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3696 7644 3714 7607 3711 7597 3710 7597  
3709 7593 3693 7601 3693 7599 3692 7598  
3691 7599 3688 7598 3683 7617 3691 7625  
3685 7638 3688 7641  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0120Z 246DEG 23KT 3690 7635  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
ZIMMERMAN  
 
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