Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 112348
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
748 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

AMZ350-370-372-120045-
748 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 748 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF CAPERS REEF TO 13 NM
SOUTHEAST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 10 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 845 PM EDT INCLUDE:
JOE SHUFORD REEF...Y-73 REEF...CAPERS REEF...BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO
OFFSHORE REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...DOUG MELLICHAMP
REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG AND COMANCHE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3281 7908 3213 7952 3202 7968 3200 7975
      3222 7998 3228 7995 3229 7991 3231 7993
      3301 7956

$$



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