Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
333 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

AMZ354-212030-
333 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 331 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 NM WEST OF
WASSAW SOUND BUOY TO 9 NM WEST OF DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...MOVING EAST
AT 10 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 430 PM EDT INCLUDE:
TUG RIO CARONI...BUOY B L...BUOY K C...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...BUOY J...
K T K BUOY...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY 3...D U A BUOY...BUOY L...SAILBOAT
JUPITER...BUOY B H...MOTHERLODE BARGE...C A T BUOY...110 DEGREE
OLYMPIC BUOY...WASSAW SOUND BUOY...TUG RIO APON...C C A BUOY...JOHN
BIRD...D R H BUOY AND SAPELO BUOY S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3144 8139 3146 8133 3144 8128 3161 8118
      3173 8116 3198 8089 3188 8054 3172 8064
      3160 8079 3156 8082 3139 8087 3129 8093
      3124 8094 3129 8135 3130 8137 3131 8144

$$

CB



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