Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 192056 MWSCHS MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 456 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014 AMZ374-192115- /O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0112.000000T0000Z-140819T2115Z/ 456 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014 ...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... AT 456 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 10 MILES SOUTH OF R2 TOWER TO 9 MILES EAST OF R2 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KT. THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPART THE R2 TOWER AND HONEY BARGE. 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 3119 8067 3134 8067 3150 8053 3154 7998 3145 8001 3143 8008 3121 8028 3112 8033 TIME...MOT...LOC 2056Z 273DEG 28KT 3124 8050 3142 8039 $$

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