Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 031936 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 336 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 AMZ350-352-032030- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0067.000000T0000Z-150703T2030Z/ 336 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM EDT... FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM... AT 336 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 KT...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR JIMMY LELAND TUG TO NEAR HUNTING ISLAND REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KT. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...FRIPP INLET BUOY... RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...SOUTH SANTEE RIVER ENTRANCE...HECTOR REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CAPE ROMAIN REEF...KIAWAH REEF AND AIR FORCE REEF. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KT...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS. FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. && A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS. LAT...LON 3295 7894 3272 7918 3267 7934 3222 8010 3207 8022 3225 8055 3237 8043 3261 8000 3265 7983 3276 7975 3291 7957 3303 7954 3304 7954 3300 7949 3301 7936 3312 7928 TIME...MOT...LOC 1936Z 304DEG 33KT 3281 7933 3227 8029 $$

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