Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 191824 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 224 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014 AMZ354-191833- /O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0110.000000T0000Z-140819T1900Z/ 224 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014 ...SPECIAL MARINE WARNING CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM... INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY... LAT...LON 3164 8064 3186 8051 3216 8071 3223 8066 3221 8066 3223 8063 3208 7959 3195 7988 3171 8014 3160 7994 3147 8036 TIME...MOT...LOC 1823Z 273DEG 42KT 3214 8034 3183 8030 3168 8044 $$ AMZ352-370-374-191900- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0110.000000T0000Z-140819T1900Z/ 224 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... AT 223 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A SEVERE LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SEVERE WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...LOCATED FROM 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF BETSY ROSS REEF TO 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF R7 TOWER...OR FROM 12 MILES NORTHEAST OF EAGLES NEST TO 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 40 KT. SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE LEDGE...BETSY ROSS REEF AND THE R7 TOWER. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... IF YOU ARE OPERATING A SMALL CRAFT...IF POSSIBLE SEEK SAFE HARBOR NOW. IF YOU CANNOT REACH A SAFE PORT...PREPARE FOR THE RAPID ONSET OF DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM CONDITIONS WHICH CAN RAPIDLY CAPSIZE AND SINK SMALL CRAFT AND CAN IMPACT THE SEAWORTHINESS OF LARGER CRAFT. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT. && LAT...LON 3164 8064 3186 8051 3216 8071 3223 8066 3221 8066 3223 8063 3208 7959 3195 7988 3171 8014 3160 7994 3147 8036 TIME...MOT...LOC 1823Z 273DEG 42KT 3214 8034 3183 8030 3168 8044 $$

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