Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
137 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

AMZ330-220546-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0012.000000T0000Z-170322T0700Z/
137 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
CHARLESTON HARBOR...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3311 7927 3296 7894 3274 7916 3267 7934
      3230 7988 3234 7998 3258 7990 3291 7964
      3296 7964 3305 7948 3303 7946 3304 7939
      3312 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 0536Z 270DEG 28KT 3296 7929 3243 7969

$$

AMZ350-220700-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0012.000000T0000Z-170322T0700Z/
137 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...

AT 136 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTHEAST OF JIMMY LELAND TUG TO 7
NM SOUTH OF CHARLESTON SIXTY...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
         STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JOE SHUFORD REEF...               HECTOR REEF...
CAPERS REEF...                    BULL BREAKERS...
CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...      CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...
CHARLESTON SIXTY...               CAPE ROMAIN REEF...
AIR FORCE REEF...                 JIMMY LELAND TUG...
RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3311 7927 3296 7894 3274 7916 3267 7934
      3230 7988 3234 7998 3258 7990 3291 7964
      3296 7964 3305 7948 3303 7946 3304 7939
      3312 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 0536Z 270DEG 28KT 3296 7929 3243 7969

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

NED



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