Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 032016
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
416 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

AMZ350-352-032030-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0067.000000T0000Z-150703T2030Z/
416 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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...

AT 416 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM NORTH OF EDISTO OFFSHORE
REEF TO 7 NM SOUTH OF EDISTO SIXTY REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
EDISTO SIXTY 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.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR
THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 3227 8030 3246 7997 3247 7968 3222 8010
      3207 8022 3215 8029
TIME...MOT...LOC 2016Z 298DEG 21KT 3242 7981 3223 8010

$$


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