Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 230225 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1025 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015 AMZ352-354-372-374-230330- 1025 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS... AT 1025 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER CHANNEL BUOY 5...OR NEAR SAVANNAH BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS. MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND... WHITEWATER REEF...SAVANNAH BUOY...CHANNEL BUOY 5 AND HILTON HEAD REEF. WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 1130 PM EDT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES. INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE. && LAT...LON 3195 8089 3197 8086 3199 8086 3199 8085 3203 8085 3210 8082 3201 8036 3182 8041 3173 8046 3193 8090 $$

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