Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
831 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

AMZ352-354-070100-
831 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 830 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS...CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING
AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE SCATTERED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 9 NM NORTHWEST OF CHANNEL BUOY 5 TO NEAR ST
CATHERINES BUOY 3...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND...
GENERAL GORDON...BUOY B L...C A T BUOY...BUOY B H...FRIPP ISLAND
REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY
3...CHANNEL BUOY 5...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...D U A BUOY...FRIPP
ISLAND WRECK...SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...
WASSAW SOUND BUOY...WHITEWATER REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...K T K
BUOY AND STEEL BARGE MODENA.

WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 900 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8138 3132 8129 3137 8128 3136 8135
      3143 8133 3143 8132 3138 8128 3162 8113
      3172 8113 3203 8085 3205 8092 3223 8063
      3230 8065 3227 8064 3233 8045 3246 8048
      3235 8019 3127 8115 3129 8141 3130 8141

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