Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
642 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

AMZ350-352-370-142345-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0145.000000T0000Z-141014T2345Z/
642 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 643 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 5 MILES EAST OF SAINT HELENA ISLAND TO 3 MILES
EAST OF R7 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO FRIPP
ISLAND REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...SOUTH EDISTO RIVER...EDISTO FORTY
REEF...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...KIAWAH REEF...THE LEDGE AND STONO INLET
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
NWS.CHARLESTONSC@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3183 8041 3221 8065 3223 8063 3229 8065
      3226 8062 3233 8046 3240 8043 3240 8046
      3245 8046 3250 8034 3248 8034 3259 8012
      3261 8000 3265 7997 3234 7922 3203 7966
      3195 7988 3183 7998 3172 8015
TIME...MOT...LOC 2243Z 245DEG 39KT 3238 8045 3184 8021

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