Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
254 AM EDT WED OCT 15 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...

* UNTIL 400 AM EDT

* AT 254 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT AND WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 35 KNOTS...12 NM SOUTHWEST OF FRIPP ISLAND...OR ABOUT 8 NM
  SOUTHEAST OF HILTON HEAD ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO FRIPP
  ISLAND WRECK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS AS STRONG AS TORNADOES.
WATERSPOUTS PRODUCE DANGEROUS WINDS AND SEAS WHICH CAN CAPSIZE SMALL
CRAFT. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES.

&&

LAT...LON 3226 8063 3228 8060 3228 8056 3231 8050
      3232 8046 3234 8046 3235 8044 3239 8043
      3235 8031 3207 8060 3210 8066
TIME...MOT...LOC 0654Z 204DEG 26KT 3215 8059

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