Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
627 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

AMZ354-242315-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0114.000000T0000Z-150724T2315Z/
627 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM ...
INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

AT 626 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50
KT...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 NM WEST OF BUOY B L TO
NEAR SEA BUOY OS...MOVING SOUTH AT 20 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...BUOY B L...C A T BUOY...ST CATHERINES
BUOY 3...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...TUG RIO APON...MOTHERLODE BARGE...
BUOY K C...SAILBOAT JUPITER...D U A BUOY...BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH AND
WASSAW SOUND BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.  SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3162 8113 3162 8114 3170 8113 3172 8113
      3176 8110 3177 8107 3181 8104 3183 8104
      3192 8093 3185 8067 3153 8084 3158 8116
TIME...MOT...LOC 2226Z 356DEG 22KT 3169 8123 3174 8097

$$

DPB


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