Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
713 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

AMZ350-352-354-211600-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
713 AM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

SATELLITE IMAGERY AND DOPPLER RADAR INDICATE SHOWERS SOME SHOWERS
OFF THE LOWER SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTHERN GEORGIA COASTS.
CONDITIONS APPEAR FAVORABLE AGAIN THIS MORNING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT
OF WATERSPOUTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A WATERSPOUT MOVE YOUR BOAT AS FAR AWAY AS
POSSIBLE. REMEMBER THAT WATERSPOUTS CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND
PRODUCE WINDS AND SEAS THAT ARE DANGEROUS FOR VESSELS AND EVERYONE
ONBOARD.

REPORT WATERSPOUTS TO THE COAST GUARD AND ASK THEM TO RELAY THE
REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.

&&

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