Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 190044 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 844 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014 AMZ352-370-190145- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0131.000000T0000Z-140919T0145Z/ 844 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... AT 843 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS AND POSSIBLY A WATERSPOUT...FROM 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF HUNTING ISLAND REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT. 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. MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS...WHICH CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. && LAT...LON 3228 8038 3239 8021 3217 7975 3187 8021 TIME...MOT...LOC 0043Z 331DEG 11KT 3225 8025 $$

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