Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
708 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ370-374-192345-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0018.000000T0000Z-140419T2345Z/
708 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

AT 708 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 10 MILES EAST OF R7 TOWER TO 16 MILES NORTHWEST
OF M2R6 TOWER...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 KT.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT AREAS NEAR THE R7
TOWER.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3153 8030 3165 8063 3213 8008 3195 7987
      3182 7999 3171 8014 3158 7988 3146 7995
      3142 8004 3134 8009 3129 8014
TIME...MOT...LOC 2308Z 131DEG 11KT 3187 8013 3163 8049

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