Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
444 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

AMZ350-282215-
444 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 442 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT...OVER
BULL BREAKERS...OR ABOUT 4 NM NORTH OF CAPERS REEF...MOVING EAST AT
25 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND CAPE ROMAIN BUOY AND CAPE ROMAIN REEF
WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 615 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS ALSO IN EFFECT. DUE TO THE POTENTIAL
FOR HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS...YOU SHOULD HEAD FOR SAFE PORT NOW. IF YOU
ARE ALREADY LOCATED IN A SAFE HARBOR...REMAIN THERE UNTIL THE THREAT
FOR THUNDERSTORMS HAS PASSED.

IF THUNDERSTORMS INTENSIFY...SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS MAY BE REQUIRED.
SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF 34
KNOTS OR GREATER...PENNY SIZED HAIL OR LARGER...AND WATERSPOUTS.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL HAZARDS AND COAST GUARD
BROADCASTS FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS...WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FROM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN CHARLESTON.

&&

LAT...LON 3278 7981 3280 7973 3282 7972 3282 7973
      3286 7969 3291 7958 3293 7957 3292 7960
      3293 7962 3297 7961 3301 7905 3296 7894
      3284 7907 3274 7916 3269 7925 3267 7934
      3257 7949 3273 7984

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