Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
113 PM EST WED FEB 15 2017

AMZ330-151823-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170215T1930Z/
113 PM EST WED FEB 15 2017

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

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
CHARLESTON HARBOR...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA
AND NO LONGER POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3280 7863 3246 7898 3233 7924 3248 8024
      3260 7997 3298 7936 3309 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 1813Z 266DEG 51KT 3292 7926 3272 7941 3248 7999

$$

AMZ350-370-151930-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170215T1930Z/
113 PM EST WED FEB 15 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 PM EST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 113 PM EST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM NORTHEAST OF JIMMY LELAND TUG TO 8
NM EAST OF CAPERS REEF TO KIAWAH REEF...MOVING EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JOE SHUFORD REEF...               Y-73 REEF...
CAPERS REEF...                    CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...
CAPERS MID SHELF...               JIMMY LELAND TUG...
LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...             COMANCHE REEF...
KIAWAH REEF...                    HECTOR REEF...
N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...       CHARLESTON SIXTY...
DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3280 7863 3246 7898 3233 7924 3248 8024
      3260 7997 3298 7936 3309 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 1813Z 266DEG 51KT 3292 7926 3272 7941 3248 7999

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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