Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
455 PM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

AMZ330-350-222230-
455 PM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 453 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT...FROM
9 NM NORTH OF CHARLESTON HARBOR TO 9 NM NORTHWEST OF SAINT HELENA
SOUND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND BREACH INLET...FOLLY ISLAND...FOLLY
BEACH...CHARLESTON HARBOR...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...BULL
BREAKERS...STONO INLET BUOY AND KIAWAH REEF WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH
630 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS...
STEEPENING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY
RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION
DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3248 8033 3256 8021 3261 8000 3265 7997
      3268 7990 3272 7987 3275 7992 3281 7993
      3281 7990 3279 7990 3276 7984 3280 7973
      3286 7969 3290 7958 3293 7957 3292 7960
      3295 7962 3282 7909 3230 7992

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