Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 202040
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
440 PM EDT WED MAY 20 2015

AMZ372-374-202215-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0027.000000T0000Z-150520T2215Z/
440 PM EDT WED MAY 20 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
60 NM...

AT 440 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 NM NORTHEAST OF BUOY L TO NEAR
SAYLER BARGE...MOVING EAST AT 25 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
TUG DELTA DIAMOND...TUG SENASQUA...R7 TOWER...LATEX BARGE...SAYLER
BARGE AND DREDGE HENRY.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3170 8065 3185 8055 3192 8049 3193 8046
      3195 8026 3194 7989 3177 8006 3171 8015
      3169 8015 3167 8024
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 266DEG 24KT 3186 8048 3175 8057

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