Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
549 PM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

AMZ330-350-352-354-300700-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
549 PM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

...AT LEAST PATCHY SEA FOG WILL IMPACT THE CHARLESTON HARBOR...THE
SAVANNAH HARBOR AND THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF SOUTHERN SOUTH
CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...

WARM AND VERY HUMID AIR MOVING ACROSS THE SLIGHTLY COOLER WATERS
OF THE ATLANTIC AND VARIOUS INLETS AND HARBORS...PLUS SOUTHERLY
WINDS THAT WILL BE 10 KNOTS OR LESS...COULD LEAD TO THE FORMATION
OF AT LEAST PATCHY SEA FOG LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

VISIBILITY IN THE FOG WILL BE DOWN AS LOW AS 1 OR 2 NM AT
TIMES...BUT LOCALLY DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1/2 NM OR LESS IS
POSSIBLE. SHOULD THE COVERAGE OF THE DENSE FOG BECOME WIDESPREAD
ENOUGH A DENSE FOG ADVISORY WOULD BE REQUIRED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ARE URGED TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CARE. IF YOU MUST
NAVIGATE IN THESE CONDITIONS...PROCEED WITH CAUTION. USE PROPER
FOG SIGNALS...INCLUDING FOG HORNS. MAKE SURE ALL NAVIGATIONAL
RUNNING LIGHTS ARE ON.

PLEASE RELAY ANY REPORTS OF SEA FOG TO THE CHARLESTON OR TYBEE
ISLAND COAST GUARD STATIONS AND ASK THEM TO IMMEDIATELY FORWARD
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.

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