Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
644 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

AMZ330-350-352-354-261500-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
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-
644 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS TO DEVELOP
OFF THE COAST OF SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
THROUGH LATE MORNING. THE RISK WILL BE THE GREATEST NEAR LINES OF
DEVELOPING CLOUDS OR SHOWERS. THE RISK FOR WATERSPOUTS WILL
DIMINISH BY LATE MORNING AS THE SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF WATERSPOUTS OCCUR...MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM THE WATERSPOUT.
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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