Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 260444
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1244 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

AMZ370-260615-
1244 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 1239 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT...FROM
Y-73 REEF TO 6 NM NORTH OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 15 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND COMANCHE REEF AND ANCHOR WRECK WILL BE
IMPACTED THROUGH 215 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS...
STEEPENING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY
RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION
DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3177 8027 3183 8020 3193 8036 3268 7931
      3274 7916 3295 7892 3280 7863 3247 7896
      3231 7929 3203 7966 3195 7988 3173 8011
      3171 8015

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