Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
105 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

AMZ354-021800-
105 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS OFF THE UPPER GEORGIA
COAST...

AT 101 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE
LOCATED OVER SAPELO BUOY S...OR 21 NM WEST OF R2 TOWER...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS. REPORTS OF POSSIBLE WATERSPOUTS WERE RECEIVED
EARLIER OFF JEKYLL ISLAND IN ASSOCIATION WITH THESE THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND...
BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH...C A T BUOY...TUG MATT TURECAMO...TUG
ELMIRA...SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...BUOY L...FERRY BOAT JANET...
TUG RIO CARONI AND WASSAW SOUND BUOY.

WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 200 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. ADDITIONALLY...A BRIEF WATERSPOUT IS
POSSIBLE. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
HAZARDOUS SEAS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY IF
THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.

&&

LAT...LON 3134 8133 3132 8129 3137 8128 3137 8132
      3138 8129 3140 8130 3138 8128 3152 8118
      3162 8113 3162 8114 3173 8113 3177 8107
      3194 8091 3197 8086 3202 8084 3188 8053
      3172 8064 3157 8081 3124 8094 3130 8135

$$

JAQ



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