Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
246 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ352-191856-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0110.000000T0000Z-140819T1900Z/
246 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...SPECIAL MARINE WARNING CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

LAT...LON 3161 8024 3172 8045 3188 8052 3194 8047
      3204 8024 3210 8018 3216 8014 3208 7959
      3195 7988 3171 8014 3160 7994
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 273DEG 42KT 3209 8005 3181 7998
          3166 8013

$$

AMZ370-374-191900-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0110.000000T0000Z-140819T1900Z/
246 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  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 246 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 21 MILES NORTHEAST OF R7 TOWER TO 12 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 40 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE
LEDGE AND THE R7 TOWER.

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.

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 3161 8024 3172 8045 3188 8052 3194 8047
      3204 8024 3210 8018 3216 8014 3208 7959
      3195 7988 3171 8014 3160 7994
TIME...MOT...LOC 1846Z 273DEG 42KT 3209 8005 3181 7998
          3166 8013

$$







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