Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT...COR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
550 PM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

AMZ254-256-222245-
550 PM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

...STRONG SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO MOVE ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS OF HORRY COUNTY...

AT 547 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
STRONG SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS
UP 30 KNOTS AROUND MURRELLS INLET...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE 3 MILE REEF...
PARADISE REEF...SPRINGMAID PIER...BELKY BEAR...CHERRY GROVE INLET...
JUNGLE...LITTLE RIVER OFFSHORE REEF...MYRTLE BEACH ROCK...SHERMAN
WRECK AND TEN MILE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS TO BOATER SAFETY. YOUR BEST
COURSE OF ACTION DURING THUNDERSTORMS IS TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR.
HOWEVER...IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF
POSSIBLE AND STAY AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. MAKE SURE YOUR
CREW IS WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3362 7897 3377 7879 3382 7870 3385 7861
      3385 7858 3363 7836 3340 7890 3356 7902

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