Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
813 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

AMZ354-020115-
813 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE ALTAMAHA SOUND...

AT 812 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT... FROM
9 NM WEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND TO ALT BUOY...OR FROM 9 NM WEST OF
ALTAMAHA SOUND TO 4 NM EAST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5
KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS...
STEEPENING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY
RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION
DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8138 3140 8135 3141 8138 3139 8140
      3141 8139 3142 8138 3140 8134 3142 8132
      3143 8134 3143 8131 3139 8127 3150 8119
      3150 8106 3127 8116 3129 8142 3131 8142
      3133 8138 3133 8143 3137 8144

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