Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS72 KCHS 202003
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
403 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

AMZ350-202115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0114.000000T0000Z-140820T2115Z/
403 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

AT 403 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS... OVER SOUTH SANTEE RIVER...OR ABOUT 4 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CAPE
ISLAND AND CAPE ROMAIN BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3303 7908 3300 7902 3285 7917 3286 7948
      3298 7950 3300 7948 3301 7947 3301 7936
      3306 7934 3308 7934 3312 7928
TIME...MOT...LOC 2003Z 029DEG 4KT 3307 7931

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