Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 020306
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1106 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

AMZ350-352-370-372-020445-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0059.000000T0000Z-150702T0445Z/
1106 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1245 AM 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...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1106 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR KIAWAH REEF TO 10 NM
SOUTHWEST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING EAST AT 25 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BULL BREAKERS...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...
LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON
NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...EDISTO
OFFSHORE REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...
KIAWAH REEF...COMANCHE REEF AND Y-73 REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3287 7934 3269 7913 3243 7903 3231 7928
      3211 7956 3212 7990 3214 8010 3227 8006
      3253 8008 3261 8000 3265 7997 3269 7989
      3274 7987 3281 7972 3283 7972 3288 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 0306Z 269DEG 27KT 3251 7989 3217 8001

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