Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
558 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

AMZ354-212308-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170122T0030Z/
558 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSES A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3123 8084 3124 8089 3150 8080 3168 8007
      3158 7988 3146 7995 3142 8004 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 255DEG 41KT 3130 8078

$$

AMZ374-220030-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170122T0030Z/
558 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM EST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
60 NM...

AT 558 PM EST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED
7 NM SOUTHEAST OF BUOY GRS...OR 12 NM SOUTHWEST OF R2 TOWER...MOVING
EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HONEY BARGE...                    R2 TOWER...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3123 8084 3124 8089 3150 8080 3168 8007
      3158 7988 3146 7995 3142 8004 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 255DEG 41KT 3130 8078

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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