Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
614 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

AMZ354-374-142230-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0144.000000T0000Z-141014T2230Z/
614 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 614 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 7 MILES NORTH OF BUOY L TO 12 MILES EAST OF R2
TOWER...OR FROM 11 MILES EAST OF SAVANNAH BUOY TO 12 MILES EAST OF R2
TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KT.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN AWAY FROM
SIGNIFICANT MARINE LOCATIONS ACROSS THE INDICATED AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

&&

LAT...LON 3144 8068 3173 8086 3199 8084 3171 8015
      3113 8038
TIME...MOT...LOC 2214Z 227DEG 30KT 3187 8059 3136 8036

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