468  
WHUS51 KAKQ 162239  
SMWAKQ  
ANZ630>632-634-638-652-654-656-162330-  
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0278.211016T2239Z-211016T2330Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
639 PM EDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT 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...  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20  
NM...  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO THE VA/NC BORDER OUT 20  
NM...  
 
* UNTIL 730 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 639 PM EDT, STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM EWELL TO HOLE IN THE WALL TO JAMES RIVER BRIDGE,  
MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
NEW POINT COMFORT, NASSAWADOX REEF, ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK, CRISFIELD,  
SHIP SHOAL INLET, THIMBLE SHOALS, QUINBY INLET, TUE MARSHES LIGHT,  
OCCOHANNOCK REEF, SAND SHOAL INLET, HAMPTON FLATS, WILLOUGHBY BAY,  
SEWELLS POINT, CABBAGE PATCH, RUDEE INLET, RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT,  
LATIMER SHOAL, NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE REEF, GWYNNS ISLAND REEF AND  
KIPTOPEKE CONCRETE SHIPS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3706 7646 3702 7640 3709 7632 3712 7643  
3789 7611 3790 7591 3798 7587 3799 7586  
3802 7576 3799 7562 3782 7561 3798 7549  
3799 7542 3676 7581 3682 7601 3680 7610  
3692 7626 3686 7639 3690 7652  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2239Z 287DEG 22KT 3801 7601 3750 7616 3700 7645  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...40KTS  
 

 
 
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