Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
817 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

AMZ330-350-030145-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0064.000000T0000Z-150703T0145Z/
817 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
CHARLESTON HARBOR...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...

AT 817 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 NM NORTHWEST OF SOUTH SANTEE
RIVER ENTRANCE TO NEAR FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 35 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BULL BREAKERS...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...LOWCOUNTRY
ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE
REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...HECTOR REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG...DEVEAUX
BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS AND
KIAWAH REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 3295 7894 3272 7918 3267 7934 3230 7988
      3248 8033 3261 8003 3261 8000 3263 7999
      3267 7991 3274 7987 3280 7993 3275 7984
      3281 7972 3291 7957 3304 7954 3300 7949
      3301 7936 3309 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 0017Z 269DEG 35KT 3325 7955 3240 8038

$$

FWA



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