Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
915 AM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017

AMZ350-370-372-374-181415-
915 AM EDT TUE JUL 18 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 914 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR Y-73 REEF TO 25 NM EAST OF
R2 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 1015 AM EDT INCLUDE:
JOE SHUFORD REEF...HECTOR REEF...Y-73 REEF...CAPERS REEF...EDISTO
OFFSHORE REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...CAPE ROMAIN
REEF...DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...JIMMY LELAND TUG AND COMANCHE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES AND BRIEF WATERSPOUTS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3117 8055 3225 8003 3229 7991 3233 7999
      3254 7988 3307 7917 3281 7864 3280 7863
      3246 7898 3231 7928 3204 7966 3195 7987
      3171 8014 3158 7988 3112 8027

$$



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