Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
518 PM EDT SAT JUL 19 2014

AMZ354-192245-
518 PM EDT SAT JUL 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE GEORGIA NEARSHORE WATERS...

AT 513 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT...FROM
35 NM NORTHWEST OF SAINT CATHERINES BUOY TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF
ALTAMAHA SOUND...OR FROM 30 NM NORTHWEST OF OSSABAW SOUND TO 9 NM
NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND ALT BUOY...BUOY BL...SAPELO BUOY S...
DRH BUOY...BUOY STC...CAT BUOY AND DUA BUOY WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH
645 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF POSSIBLE...HEAD FOR SAFE PORT NOW. PREPARE FOR A SUDDEN WIND
SHIFT AND FOR RAPIDLY INCREASING WINDS. THIS WILL QUICKLY ALTER THE
SEA STATE. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES. IF YOU ARE UNDER SAIL...CONSIDER LOWERING YOUR
SAILS AND GETTING UNDERWAY USING YOUR ENGINE.

REMAIN ALERT FOR ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS AND FOR SPECIAL MARINE
WARNINGS.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8138 3140 8135 3139 8140 3141 8139
      3142 8139 3140 8134 3142 8132 3143 8134
      3139 8127 3162 8113 3172 8113 3196 8088
      3147 8084 3124 8094 3129 8141 3133 8138
      3133 8143 3137 8144

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