Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
420 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

AMZ352-354-370-374-152200-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0072.000000T0000Z-140715T2200Z/
420 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  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...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 420 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF OSSABAW SOUND TO 9 MILES
EAST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BUOY
BL...SAPELO BUOY S...SAINT CATHERINES BUOY...DRH BUOY...BUOY STC...
CAT BUOY...DUA BUOY...BUOY J...CALIBOGUE SOUND...BUOY KC...CCA
BUOY...BUOY L...HILTON HEAD REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...BETSY ROSS
REEF...FRIPP ISLAND...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...
HUNTING ISLAND REEF...SOUTH EDISTO RIVER AND EDISTO SIXTY REEF.

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3128 8139 3134 8128 3141 8139 3139 8127
      3172 8113 3197 8086 3206 8093 3223 8063
      3230 8065 3233 8046 3246 8049 3253 8041
      3247 8041 3253 8040 3230 7989 3196 7985
      3171 8014 3158 7988 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2020Z 247DEG 28KT 3194 8117 3129 8111

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