Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 192118 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 518 PM EDT SAT JUL 19 2014 AMZ354-192245- 518 PM EDT SAT JUL 19 2014 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE GEORGIA NEARSHORE WATERS... AT 513 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT...FROM 35 NM NORTHWEST OF SAINT CATHERINES BUOY TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...OR FROM 30 NM NORTHWEST OF OSSABAW SOUND TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT. MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND ALT BUOY...BUOY BL...SAPELO BUOY S... DRH BUOY...BUOY STC...CAT BUOY AND DUA BUOY WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 645 PM EDT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF POSSIBLE...HEAD FOR SAFE PORT NOW. PREPARE FOR A SUDDEN WIND SHIFT AND FOR RAPIDLY INCREASING WINDS. THIS WILL QUICKLY ALTER THE SEA STATE. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. IF YOU ARE UNDER SAIL...CONSIDER LOWERING YOUR SAILS AND GETTING UNDERWAY USING YOUR ENGINE. REMAIN ALERT FOR ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS AND FOR SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS. && LAT...LON 3136 8138 3140 8135 3139 8140 3141 8139 3142 8139 3140 8134 3142 8132 3143 8134 3139 8127 3162 8113 3172 8113 3196 8088 3147 8084 3124 8094 3129 8141 3133 8138 3133 8143 3137 8144 $$

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