Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 201915
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
315 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

AMZ350-201925-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0093.000000T0000Z-160720T2015Z/
315 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3252 8046 3253 8046 3241 8019 3218 8041
      3221 8072 3225 8069 3232 8067 3232 8064
      3229 8061 3234 8048 3245 8050 3250 8053
      3254 8048
TIME...MOT...LOC 1915Z 056DEG 7KT 3247 8044 3244 8034

$$

AMZ352-202015-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0093.000000T0000Z-160720T2015Z/
315 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

AT 315 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTH OF FRIPP INLET BUOY TO 7 NM WEST OF EDISTO
FORTY REEF...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...             FRIPP INLET BUOY...
PELICAN BANK...                   FRIPP ISLAND REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3252 8046 3253 8046 3241 8019 3218 8041
      3221 8072 3225 8069 3232 8067 3232 8064
      3229 8061 3234 8048 3245 8050 3250 8053
      3254 8048
TIME...MOT...LOC 1915Z 056DEG 7KT 3247 8044 3244 8034

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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