Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
759 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

AMZ352-354-230006-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0106.000000T0000Z-150723T0100Z/
759 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM ...
INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

THE STORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER POSE A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3171 8058 3186 8044 3197 8026 3197 7982
      3194 7989 3185 7995 3178 8004 3171 8014
      3158 7988 3147 7994 3145 7997 3144 7998
      3144 7999
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 290DEG 15KT 3188 8031

$$

AMZ372-374-230100-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0106.000000T0000Z-150723T0100Z/
759 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
60 NM...

AT 753 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED NEAR R7
TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
R7 TOWER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3171 8058 3186 8044 3197 8026 3197 7982
      3194 7989 3185 7995 3178 8004 3171 8014
      3158 7988 3147 7994 3145 7997 3144 7998
      3144 7999
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 290DEG 15KT 3188 8031

$$


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