Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 141501 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1101 AM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014 AMZ352-354-141700- WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1101 AM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014 ...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA WATERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON... SATELLITE IMAGES AND DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF TOWERING CUMULUS CLOUDS AND SHOWERS FROM NEAR HUNTING ISLAND REEF TO MOTHERLODE REEF...CONTINUING TO NEAR CAT BUOY. GIVEN FAVORABLE CONDITIONS...THIS ACTIVITY HAS THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF WATERSPOUTS OCCUR...MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM THE WATERSPOUT. REMEMBER THAT WATERSPOUTS CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND PRODUCE WINDS AND SEAS THAT ARE DANGEROUS FOR VESSELS AND EVERYONE ONBOARD. REPORT WATERSPOUTS TO THE COAST GUARD AND ASK THEM TO RELAY THE REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON. && $$

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