Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
329 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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 SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 500 AM EDT

* AT 328 AM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR FRIPP INLET BUOY TO 6 NM
  SOUTHWEST OF CHARLESTON SIXTY TO 7 NM SOUTHEAST OF JOE SHUFORD REEF
  TO 7 NM EAST OF COMANCHE REEF TO 26 NM EAST OF DOUG MELLICHAMP
  REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD
  REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...
  AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...
  DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...HECTOR REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG...EDISTO
  SIXTY REEF...DEVEAUX BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON
  COASTAL ANGLERS...CAPE ROMAIN REEF...KIAWAH REEF AND COMANCHE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3253 7889 3237 7915 3241 7962 3230 8046
      3252 8028 3260 8011 3261 8000 3269 7989
      3276 7986 3281 7972 3300 7949 3301 7936
      3305 7934 3302 7906 3280 7863
TIME...MOT...LOC 0728Z 200DEG 27KT 3237 8035 3246 7974 3248 7956 3246
7917 3228 7885

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