Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 202135 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 535 PM EDT SUN JUL 20 2014 AMZ330-202230- 535 PM EDT SUN JUL 20 2014 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING CHARLESTON HARBOR... AT 532 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN...5 NM WEST OF CHARLESTON HARBOR...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 KT. MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 630 PM EDT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF YOU ARE OPERATING A SMALL CRAFT...IF POSSIBLE HEAD FOR SAFE HARBOR NOW. IF YOU CANNOT REACH A SAFE PORT...PREPARE FOR THE RAPID ONSET OF HAZARDOUS THUNDERSTORM CONDITIONS...INCLUDING SHIFTING...GUSTY WINDS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. && LAT...LON 3280 7992 3281 7992 3281 7990 3279 7990 3279 7988 3277 7985 3275 7987 3273 7988 3273 7989 3275 7988 3275 7992 3281 7993 $$

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