Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 032016 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 416 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 AMZ350-352-032030- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0067.000000T0000Z-150703T2030Z/ 416 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 430 PM EDT... FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM... AT 416 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT... LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM NORTH OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF TO 7 NM SOUTH OF EDISTO SIXTY REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KT. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... EDISTO SIXTY REEF. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING... AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS. FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. && A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS. LAT...LON 3227 8030 3246 7997 3247 7968 3222 8010 3207 8022 3215 8029 TIME...MOT...LOC 2016Z 298DEG 21KT 3242 7981 3223 8010 $$

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