Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
517 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

AMZ330-350-232245-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0156.000000T0000Z-150823T2245Z/
517 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM EDT...

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

AT 516 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 21 NM NORTHWEST OF STONO INSHORE
REEF TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF EDISTO FORTY REEF...MOVING EAST AT 25 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...
DEVEAUX BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON COASTAL
ANGLERS...KIAWAH REEF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR
FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON HARBOR AND
CHARLESTON SIXTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3271 7924 3264 7940 3229 7991 3248 8033
      3256 8020 3261 8000 3264 7998 3267 7991
      3272 7988 3276 7987 3275 7991 3281 7992
      3279 7991 3276 7984 3281 7972 3286 7969
      3291 7957 3293 7957 3294 7962 3299 7956
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 258DEG 26KT 3294 8029 3249 8036

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