Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 242244
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
544 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

AMZ370-372-374-242345-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0158.000000T0000Z-141224T2345Z/
544 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM EST FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 544 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS... 11 MILES EAST OF R7 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE
LEDGE...Y-73 REEF...THE GARDENS...COMANCHE REEF AND ANCHOR WRECK.

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 3114 8040 3128 8058 3171 8050 3203 8017
      3257 7949 3272 7918 3295 7894 3280 7863
      3247 7896 3231 7929 3203 7966 3195 7988
      3171 8014 3158 7988 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2244Z 227DEG 26KT 3179 8010

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