Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1030 PM EDT THU MAR 19 2015

AMZ374-200400-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150320T0400Z/
1030 PM EDT THU MAR 19 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
60 NM...

AT 1029 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...LOCATED 13 NM NORTHEAST OF
R2 TOWER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...OVERTURNED AND CAPSIZED BOATS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3149 8045 3159 8027 3143 8002 3142 8004
      3136 8007 3124 8018
TIME...MOT...LOC 0229Z 315DEG 14KT 3149 8033

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$


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