Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
301 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

AMZ354-374-252000-
301 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

AT 300 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...VERY HEAVY RAIN AND
FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED
NEAR A L T BUOY...OR 18 NM NORTHEAST OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND... MOVING
EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND...
SAPELO BUOY S...STEEL BARGE MODENA...HONEY BARGE...DOBOY SOUND BUOY
D...JOHN BIRD...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY 3...TUG RIO CARONI...BUOY GRS...D
R H BUOY...BUOY B H...A L T BUOY AND K T K BUOY.

WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 400 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES AND POOR VISIBILITY IN VERY HEAVY RAIN.
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3128 8123 3128 8131 3130 8129 3130 8130
      3132 8130 3133 8128 3138 8128 3138 8127
      3142 8125 3148 8120 3154 8118 3153 8067
      3122 8081

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