Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 261139
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
738 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

AMZ370-372-261215-
738 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 738 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM SOUTHEAST
OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF TO 29 NM SOUTH OF DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...
MOVING NORTH AT 30 KNOTS.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS
THROUGH 815 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY BE REQUIRED. SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR
THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...PENNY SIZED HAIL OR
LARGER...AND WATERSPOUTS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL
HAZARDS AND COAST GUARD BROADCASTS FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON.

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LAT...LON 3223 7940 3214 7950 3203 7967 3213 7981
      3248 7959 3233 7924

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