Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
632 AM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

AMZ350-352-354-201600-
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-
632 AM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES A LINE OF SHOWERS OFF THE LOWER SOUTH
CAROLINA AND NORTHERN GEORGIA COASTS. THESE SHOWERS WILL BE CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS THROUGH THE MORNING BEFORE THE SEA BREEZE
DEVELOPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A WATERSPOUT MOVE YOUR BOAT AS FAR AWAY AS
POSSIBLE. 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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