Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
346 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...
  WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC FROM 20 TO
  40 NM...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 345 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS WERE
  LOCATED FROM NEAR SOUTH SANTEE RIVER ENTRANCE...TO SOUTH
  OF HORSESHOE REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TEN MILE REEF...VERMILLION REEF...LITTLE RIVER SEA BUOY...2 C R
  LEDGE...GARY ENNIS REEF...WINYAH BAY SEA BUOY...CITY OF RICHMOND...
  SHERMAN WRECK...BILL PERRY JUNIOR REEF...GREENVILLE REEF...SUNSET
  MID SHELF BUOY...MURRELLS INLET SEA BUOY...GEORGETOWN NEARSHORE
  WRECK...LITTLE RIVER OFFSHORE REEF...MYRTLE BEACH ROCK...ATLANTIC
  LEDGE...INSHORE HOLE...SPRINGMAID PIER...HORSESHOE AREA AND
  PARADISE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3312 7927 3321 7917 3343 7912 3363 7895
      3377 7877 3385 7855 3320 7777 3319 7777
      3317 7800 3324 7826 3321 7835 3306 7852
      3280 7863
TIME...MOT...LOC 1945Z 221DEG 34KT 3295 7892

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JDW



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