Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 171553
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1153 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

AMZ330-171603-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0091.000000T0000Z-170717T1615Z/
1153 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
CHARLESTON HARBOR...

THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSES A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3244 7939 3244 7969 3265 7985 3279 7969
      3285 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 1553Z 243DEG 25KT 3269 7948

$$

AMZ350-370-171615-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0091.000000T0000Z-170717T1615Z/
1153 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1153 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED
NEAR CAPERS REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...      JOE SHUFORD REEF...
CHARLESTON SIXTY...               CAPERS REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3244 7939 3244 7969 3265 7985 3279 7969
      3285 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 1553Z 243DEG 25KT 3269 7948

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

$$

JMC



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