Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 260018
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
818 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

AMZ352-260130-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0077.000000T0000Z-140726T0130Z/
818 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

AT 818 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS... 6 MILES NORTHWEST OF BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...OR ABOUT 8
MILES SOUTHEAST OF PORT ROYAL SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 10 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BEAUFORT
45 FEET REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND REEF AND HUNTING
ISLAND REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS AS STRONG AS TORNADOES.
WATERSPOUTS PRODUCE DANGEROUS WINDS AND SEAS WHICH CAN CAPSIZE SMALL
CRAFT. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES.

PREPARE FOR CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. IF YOUR BOAT IS NOT
IN DANGER OF CAPSIZING...IF POSSIBLE REMAIN BELOW DECK. KEEP AWAY
FROM METAL OBJECTS.

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 3221 8067 3223 8066 3221 8066 3223 8063
      3226 8066 3230 8065 3227 8064 3227 8062
      3226 8062 3232 8046 3234 8046 3233 8020
      3207 8023 3213 8077
TIME...MOT...LOC 0018Z 267DEG 8KT 3219 8055

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