717  
WHUS51 KLWX 141906  
SMWLWX  
ANZ532-540-142000-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0254.200814T1906Z-200814T2000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
306 PM EDT FRI AUG 14 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...  
EASTERN BAY...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 306 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED NEAR EASTERN BAY, MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25  
KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...BOATERS IN SMALL CRAFT COULD BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL.  
WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY  
HAZARDOUS SEAS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
PARSONS ISLAND, MILES RIVER, HERRING BAY, EASTERN BAY, ROMANCOKE,  
BLOODY POINT LIGHT, THOMAS POINT LIGHT, SHADY SIDE, DEALE AND MAYO.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3878 7622 3881 7621 3885 7627 3879 7632  
3873 7654 3888 7651 3892 7636 3884 7637  
3886 7633 3891 7634 3891 7632 3894 7631  
3890 7629 3894 7627 3892 7625 3893 7625  
3894 7626 3895 7625 3894 7621 3879 7619  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1906Z 065DEG 26KT 3882 7628  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
IMR  
 
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