Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
404 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

AMZ330-350-122100-
404 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 404 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 NM NORTHWEST OF STONO INSHORE REEF TO
11 NM NORTHWEST OF EDISTO FORTY REEF...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 500 PM EDT INCLUDE:
CAPERS ISLAND BUOY...JOE SHUFORD REEF...CAPERS REEF...BULL
BREAKERS...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...AIR FORCE REEF...JIMMY LELAND
TUG...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...KIAWAH REEF...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...
CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...CHARLESTON SIXTY...RATTLESNAKE
SHOAL...CHARLESTON HARBOR AND DEVEAUX BANK.

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 3285 7922 3230 7991 3249 8034 3258 8023
      3264 8002 3270 7991 3274 7994 3277 7999
      3284 7996 3285 7994 3285 7992 3279 7984
      3283 7976 3287 7972 3290 7967

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