Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1120 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

AMZ352-020329-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0059.000000T0000Z-150702T0445Z/
1120 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

THE STORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSE A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3287 7934 3269 7913 3243 7903 3231 7928
      3211 7956 3212 7990 3214 8000 3229 7993
      3229 7991 3230 7993 3252 7995 3259 7991
      3274 7987 3281 7972 3283 7972 3288 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 0319Z 264DEG 26KT 3252 7979 3218 7991

$$

AMZ350-370-372-020445-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0059.000000T0000Z-150702T0445Z/
1120 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1245 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1117 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM WEST OF CHARLESTON SIXTY TO
NEAR EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BULL BREAKERS...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...
LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON
NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...EDISTO
OFFSHORE REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...
COMANCHE REEF AND Y-73 REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3287 7934 3269 7913 3243 7903 3231 7928
      3211 7956 3212 7990 3214 8000 3229 7993
      3229 7991 3230 7993 3252 7995 3259 7991
      3274 7987 3281 7972 3283 7972 3288 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 0319Z 264DEG 26KT 3252 7979 3218 7991

$$


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