Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 211515 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1115 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016 AMZ352-211524- /O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0098.000000T0000Z-160721T1545Z/ 1115 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016 ...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED... THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSES A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS. LAT...LON 3198 8089 3191 8069 3174 8075 3164 8078 3178 8112 TIME...MOT...LOC 1514Z 029DEG 10KT 3194 8082 $$ AMZ354-211545- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0098.000000T0000Z-160721T1545Z/ 1115 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 AM EDT... FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM... INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY... AT 1114 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER SAVANNAH BUOY...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS. HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SEA BUOY OS... SEA BUOY 2W... WASSAW SOUND BUOY... 110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY... MOTHERLODE BARGE... BUOY K C... SAILBOAT JUPITER... SAVANNAH BUOY... D U A BUOY... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED. && LAT...LON 3198 8089 3191 8069 3174 8075 3164 8078 3178 8112 TIME...MOT...LOC 1514Z 029DEG 10KT 3194 8082 WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE HAIL...0.00IN WIND...>34KTS $$ DPB

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