Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
826 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

AMZ330-150035-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0147.000000T0000Z-141015T0130Z/
826 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...SPECIAL MARINE WARNING CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...

LAT...LON 3275 7981 3291 7957 3295 7962 3304 7954
      3304 7950 3300 7949 3301 7936 3309 7934
      3312 7927 3280 7863 3245 7900 3231 7929
      3205 7965
TIME...MOT...LOC 0025Z 214DEG 39KT 3290 7963 3222 7951

$$

AMZ350-370-150130-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0147.000000T0000Z-141015T0130Z/
826 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 825 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR REPORTED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...FROM BULL
BREAKERS TO 21 MILES SOUTHWEST OF COMANCHE REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 40 KT.

AS THIS LINE MOVED THROUGH THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AND THE COAST OF
ISLE OF PALMS IT PRODUCED WIND GUSTS OF 35 KNOTS.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BULL
BREAKERS...THE GARDENS...COMANCHE REEF...Y-73 REEF...CAPE ROMAIN
BUOY...ANCHOR WRECK AND CAPE ROMAIN 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 3275 7981 3291 7957 3295 7962 3304 7954
      3304 7950 3300 7949 3301 7936 3309 7934
      3312 7927 3280 7863 3245 7900 3231 7929
      3205 7965
TIME...MOT...LOC 0025Z 214DEG 39KT 3290 7963 3222 7951

$$








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