Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 311937
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
337 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

AMZ330-312000-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0082.000000T0000Z-140731T2000Z/
337 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...

AT 336 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...OVER CHARLESTON HARBOR...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 KT.

THE WEATHERFLOW SENSOR NEAR THE WAPPOO CUT AND THE ASHLEY RIVER
RECENTLY REPORTED A PEAK WIND GUST OF 31 KT.

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 3280 7992 3281 7992 3281 7990 3279 7990
      3279 7988 3277 7985 3275 7987 3273 7988
      3273 7989 3275 7988 3275 7992 3281 7993
TIME...MOT...LOC 1936Z 147DEG 12KT 3282 7986 3273 7998

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