Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 200017
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
817 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

AMZ352-372-200100-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0097.000000T0000Z-170720T0100Z/
817 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...

AT 817 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 NM SOUTH OF EDISTO SIXTY REEF TO NEAR
HILTON HEAD REEF...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BETSY ROSS REEF...                R7 TOWER...
HILTON HEAD REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3217 8014 3201 7972 3195 7987 3181 8000
      3171 8015 3202 8084
TIME...MOT...LOC 0017Z 349DEG 11KT 3213 8007 3204 8057

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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