Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1211 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

* UNTIL 115 PM EDT

* AT 1209 PM EDT...THE TYBEE ISLAND LIFEGUARDS REPORTED A
THUNDERSTORM WITH A WATERSPOUT...LOCATED ABOUT 4 NM NORTHEAST OF
TYBEE ISLAND. THIS WATERSPOUT WAS NEARLY STATIONARY. ADDITIONAL
WATERSPOUTS CAN ALSO DEVELOP FURTHER SOUTH OFF WASSAW ISLAND.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CALIBOGUE SOUND...TYBEE ROADS...SAVANNAH RIVER ENTRANCE
AREA...WASSAW SOUND BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS...WHICH CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024.

&&

LAT...LON 3191 8094 3195 8091 3197 8086 3199 8086
      3201 8084 3202 8085 3202 8088 3206 8093
      3205 8090 3213 8084 3213 8082 3211 8082
      3215 8074 3218 8070 3208 8056 3172 8098
      3184 8103
TIME...MOT...LOC 1609Z 135DEG 1KT 3205 8080

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