Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
629 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

AMZ350-352-182330-
629 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 624 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT... FROM
5 NM NORTHEAST OF SOUTH EDISTO RIVER TO 12 NM WEST OF FRIPP ISLAND...
OR FROM 4 NM NORTHEAST OF EDISTO BEACH TO 5 NM NORTHWEST OF PORT
ROYAL SOUND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND KIAWAH REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...
FRIPP ISLAND REEF AND EDISTO FORTY REEF WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 730
PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS...
STEEPENING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY
RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION
DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3223 8063 3230 8065 3226 8062 3233 8046
      3240 8043 3240 8046 3248 8048 3252 8052
      3249 8047 3250 8042 3255 8043 3258 8040
      3258 8039 3255 8041 3248 8034 3258 8014
      3248 7991 3213 8060 3220 8069

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