Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 191932
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
332 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ354-374-192115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0112.000000T0000Z-140819T2115Z/
332 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 332 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 8 MILES SOUTH OF SAPELO SOUND TO 2 MILES SOUTH OF
ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 35 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ALT
BUOY...SAPELO BUOY S...DRH BUOY AND BUOY J.

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
CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8138 3140 8135 3139 8140 3141 8139
      3142 8139 3142 8132 3143 8134 3139 8127
      3159 8115 3167 8006 3158 7988 3146 7995
      3111 8028 3123 8085 3128 8139 3131 8142
      3133 8138 3137 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 1932Z 283DEG 35KT 3143 8121 3128 8126

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