911  
WHUS51 KLWX 210235  
SMWLWX  
ANZ531>534-539>543-210400-  
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0282.181021T0235Z-181021T0400Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
1035 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD...  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...  
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD...  
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER...  
EASTERN BAY...  
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD...  
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH  
ISLAND...  
 
* UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT.  
 
* AT 1034 PM EDT, SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6  
NM EAST OF NORTHEAST RIVER TO 25 NM WEST OF AQUIA CREEK, MOVING  
EAST AT 40 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...  
CHOPTANK RIVER...  
HOOPER ISLAND LIGHT...  
EASTERN BAY...  
BLACKWALNUT POINT...  
SAINT INIGOES CREEK...  
SOUTHWEST MIDDLE GROUNDS...  
DEAL ISLAND...  
CUCKOLD CREEK...  
EWELL...  
POINT NO POINT...  
BLOODY POINT LIGHT...  
THOMAS POINT LIGHT...  
CALVERT CLIFFS...  
THE TARGETS...  
RICHLAND POINT BUOY...  
POPLAR ISLAND...  
SMITH ISLAND...  
DEEP HOLE...  
SOLOMONS ISLAND...  
AND NANTICOKE RIVER MOUTH.  
 
LAT...LON 3838 7658 3839 7658 3834 7643 3888 7651  
3900 7633 3884 7637 3906 7623 3869 7635  
3867 7634 3876 7632 3860 7605 3863 7629  
3848 7633 3822 7604 3837 7601 3836 7586  
3835 7586 3790 7591 3789 7624  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0234Z 283DEG 41KT 3955 7584 3846 7788  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
RCM  
 
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