Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
226 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017

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 SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
  40 NM...

* UNTIL 330 PM EDT

* AT 226 PM EDT...SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10
  NM NORTHWEST OF EDISTO FORTY REEF TO 7 NM SOUTHEAST OF BETSY ROSS
  REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...       HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
  FRIPP ISLAND REEF...              LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...
  PELICAN BANK...                   EDISTO SIXTY REEF...
  KIAWAH REEF...                    DEVEAUX BANK...
  EDISTO FORTY REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3234 7987 3183 8033 3249 8044 3262 8040
      3252 8032 3258 8022 3264 8002 3267 7997
      3267 7992
TIME...MOT...LOC 1826Z 194DEG 26KT 3254 8036 3199 8029

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$


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