Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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

AMZ350-352-190015-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0130.000000T0000Z-140919T0015Z/
700 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

AT 701 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 3 MILES EAST OF EDISTO BEACH TO 3 MILES WEST OF
PORT ROYAL SOUND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO FRIPP
ISLAND...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CALIBOGUE SOUND...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...
FRIPP ISLAND REEF...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF AND HILTON HEAD REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
NWS.CHARLESTONSC@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3223 8063 3229 8065 3226 8062 3233 8046
      3240 8043 3240 8046 3252 8052 3250 8042
      3257 8040 3255 8041 3248 8041 3250 8036
      3248 8034 3256 8015 3240 7988 3195 8064
      3202 8088 3206 8093
TIME...MOT...LOC 2301Z 326DEG 11KT 3246 8026 3225 8072

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