Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1146 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

AMZ374-011200-
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/O.NEW.KCHS.TR.A.1009.160901T0346Z-000000T0000Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1146 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A TROPICAL
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS
BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45
  KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 12 FEET.

* TIMING...THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE
  DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR MARINERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TROPICAL STORM WATCH MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 34 TO 63 KT OR 39
TO 73 MPH ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO A TROPICAL STORM WITHIN 48 HOURS.

&&

$$

AMZ330-350-352-354-011200-
/O.NEW.KCHS.TR.A.1009.160901T0346Z-000000T0000Z/
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1146 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A TROPICAL
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45
  KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FEET IN CHARLESTON HARBOR.

* TIMING...FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE
  DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR MARINERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TROPICAL STORM WATCH MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 34 TO 63 KT OR 39
TO 73 MPH ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO A TROPICAL STORM WITHIN 48 HOURS.

&&

$$



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