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WHUS51 KLWX 031953
SMWLWX
ANZ536-537-032045-
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0033.160503T1953Z-160503T2045Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
353 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 353 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 17 NM WEST OF QUANTICO TO 23 NM WEST OF AQUIA CREEK
  TO 32 NM WEST OF BRENT POINT...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE CAPSIZED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SMALLWOOD STATE PARK...
  FAIRVIEW BEACH...
  WESTMORELAND STATE PARK...
  QUANTICO...
  U.S. 301 NICE MEMORIAL BRIDGE...
  POPES CREEK...
  COBB ISLAND...
  MARYLAND POINT...
  DAHLGREN...
  POTOMAC CREEK...
  PORT TOBACCO RIVER...
  BRENT POINT...
  MATHIAS POINT...
  NANJEMOY CREEK...
  WICOMICO RIVER...
  AND COLONIAL BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3849 7733 3858 7729 3856 7717 3851 7725
      3839 7723 3846 7701 3835 7696 3827 7683
      3816 7682 3817 7687 3821 7695 3826 7696
      3827 7698 3827 7700 3831 7703 3832 7703
      3838 7706 3833 7717 3833 7729 3842 7733
TIME...MOT...LOC 1953Z 278DEG 30KT 3856 7765 3836 7783 3829 7799

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BJL




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