Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
249 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

AMZ370-200730-
249 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED...

AT 249 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 9 NM NORTHEAST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF. THE THUNDERSTORM WAS
NEARLY STATIONARY.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS.

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LAT...LON 3223 7940 3213 7951 3229 7989 3240 7971
      3247 7963 3229 7930

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