Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
130 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

AMZ350-162200-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
130 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

...SEA FOG OFF THE CHARLESTON COUNTY COAST...

RECENT PILOT BOAT OBSERVATIONS INDICATED AREAS OF SEA FOG WITH
VISIBILITIES AS LOW AS 1 TO 2 NM AT TIMES OUTSIDE THE CHARLESTON
HARBOR. LOWER CONDITIONS COULD OCCUR LOCALLY FOR THE NEXT COUPLE
HOURS...BEFORE VISIBILITIES GRADUALLY IMPROVE OVER NEARSHORE
WATERS MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ARE URGED TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CARE. IF YOU MUST
NAVIGATE IN THESE CONDITIONS...PROCEED WITH CAUTION. USE PROPER
FOG SIGNALS...INCLUDING FOG HORNS. MAKE SURE ALL NAVIGATIONAL
RUNNING LIGHTS ARE ON.

PLEASE RELAY ANY REPORTS OF SEA FOG TO THE CHARLESTON OR TYBEE
ISLAND COAST GUARD STATIONS AND ASK THEM TO IMMEDIATELY FORWARD
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.

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