Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 230144
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
844 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

AMZ374-230215-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0156.000000T0000Z-141223T0215Z/
844 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM EST FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 844 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS...ABOUT 13 MILES WEST OF R3 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KT.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN AWAY FROM SIGNIFICANT
MARINE LOCATIONS ACROSS THE INDICATED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
NWS.CHARLESTONSC@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

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LAT...LON 3118 8058 3123 8055 3135 8018 3139 8006
      3138 8005 3124 8017 3120 8023 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 0144Z 245DEG 43KT 3119 8032

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