Marine Weather Statement
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000 FZUS72 KCHS 031955 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 355 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 AMZ350-352-032030- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0067.000000T0000Z-150703T2030Z/ 355 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 354 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 6 NM SOUTHWEST OF CAPE ROMAIN REEF TO NEAR HUNTING ISLAND REEF...MOVING EAST AT 35 KT. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...HECTOR REEF...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...CAPE ROMAIN REEF...KIAWAH REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF... CHARLESTON SIXTY AND FRIPP ISLAND 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 THIS STORM. 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 THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS. LAT...LON 3228 8043 3252 8000 3256 7983 3264 7965 3280 7935 3291 7931 3310 7924 3295 7894 3272 7918 3267 7934 3222 8010 3207 8022 3216 8035 TIME...MOT...LOC 1954Z 253DEG 36KT 3291 7911 3223 8023 $$

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