Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
339 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ330-350-192045-
339 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 338 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT... FROM
12 NM NORTHWEST OF FOLLY ISLAND TO FOLLY BEACH...OR FROM 12 NM WEST
OF CHARLESTON HARBOR TO 7 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHARLESTON HARBOR...MOVING
EAST AT 30 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...BREACH
INLET...BULL BREAKERS...CAPE ROMAIN REEF...CHARLESTON HARBOR AND
CAPE ROMAIN BUOY WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 445 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3261 8000 3268 7989 3272 7987 3281 7993
      3276 7984 3290 7958 3293 7957 3293 7961
      3295 7962 3304 7954 3304 7950 3300 7949
      3301 7936 3309 7934 3312 7927 3298 7899
      3279 7913 3262 7959 3254 8014 3257 8016

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