Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
407 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

AMZ330-350-352-354-212200-
407 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 406 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 21 NM NORTH
OF FRIPP INLET BUOY TO 17 NM WEST OF SAPELO CHANNELBUOY 3...MOVING
EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 500 PM EST INCLUDE:
BUOY B L...BETSY ROSS REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...AIR FORCE REEF...
KIAWAH REEF...C A T BUOY...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...WASSAW SOUND
BUOY...GASKIN BANKS...GASKINS BANK WRECK...CHARLESTON SIXTY...C C A
BUOY...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE
REEF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...STEEL BARGE MODENA...
TUG ELMIRA AND N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS
AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THESE STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3173 8116 3198 8089 3203 8093 3231 8063
      3234 8048 3243 8050 3256 8036 3252 8032
      3271 7991 3277 7999 3284 7995 3279 7984
      3287 7972 3268 7933 3204 8025 3194 8047
      3149 8083 3154 8121

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