Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS72 KCHS 220044
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
844 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

AMZ352-354-372-220145-
844 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 844 PM EDT...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 NEAR PARRIS
ISLAND REEF TO NEAR WASSAW SOUND BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 945 PM EDT INCLUDE...
FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...GENERAL GORDON...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...WASSAW
SOUND BUOY...WHITEWATER REEF...FRIPP INLET BUOY...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
FRIPP ISLAND REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF...EDISTO SIXTY
REEF...PELICAN BANK...CHANNEL BUOY 5...GASKINS BANK WRECK...GASKIN BANKS...
SAVANNAH BUOY AND FISH AMERICA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3198 8089 3204 8095 3207 8095 3215 8085
      3216 8077 3225 8069 3232 8067 3232 8064
      3229 8061 3234 8048 3248 8051 3237 8007
      3230 7991 3191 8031 3190 8098

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