Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 241037 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 537 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014 AMZ352-354-241115- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0157.000000T0000Z-141224T1115Z/ 537 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 AM EST FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM... INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY... AT 537 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF DUA BUOY...OR ABOUT 3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 KT. SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BUOY KC...CALIBOGUE SOUND AND HILTON HEAD REEF. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF YOU ARE UNDER SAIL...LOWER YOUR SAILS AND START YOUR ENGINE. IF POSSIBLE...HEAD FOR SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CANNOT REACH A SAFE PORT...PREPARE FOR THE RAPID ONSET OF HAZARDOUS THUNDERSTORM CONDITIONS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. && LAT...LON 3191 8094 3195 8091 3197 8086 3199 8086 3199 8085 3202 8084 3202 8088 3204 8089 3206 8092 3205 8090 3213 8084 3211 8082 3215 8074 3220 8069 3202 8038 3177 8091 3183 8102 TIME...MOT...LOC 1037Z 223DEG 58KT 3193 8092 $$

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