Marine Weather Statement
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000 FZUS72 KCHS 260018 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 818 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014 AMZ352-260130- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0077.000000T0000Z-140726T0130Z/ 818 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... AT 818 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...OR ABOUT 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF PORT ROYAL SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 10 KT. SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND REEF AND HUNTING ISLAND REEF. 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. PREPARE FOR CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. IF YOUR BOAT IS NOT IN DANGER OF CAPSIZING...IF POSSIBLE REMAIN BELOW DECK. KEEP AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT. && LAT...LON 3221 8067 3223 8066 3221 8066 3223 8063 3226 8066 3230 8065 3227 8064 3227 8062 3226 8062 3232 8046 3234 8046 3233 8020 3207 8023 3213 8077 TIME...MOT...LOC 0018Z 267DEG 8KT 3219 8055 $$

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