Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
737 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

AMZ352-222347-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0153.000000T0000Z-150822T2345Z/
737 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

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

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

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

LAT...LON 3180 8070 3188 8052 3194 8047 3201 8029
      3188 8013 3152 8049 3146 8085 3164 8114
TIME...MOT...LOC 2337Z 314DEG 23KT 3183 8036 3161 8079

$$

AMZ354-372-374-222345-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0153.000000T0000Z-150822T2345Z/
737 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM ...
INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM
TO 40 NM...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60
NM...

AT 736 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR R7 TOWER TO BUOY J...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUOY L...BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH...FERRY BOAT JANET...R7 TOWER...LATEX
BARGE...BUOY B L...DREDGE HENRY...C A T BUOY...TUG SENASQUA...BUOY
J...TUG MATT TURECAMO...TUG ELMIRA...HONEY BARGE...C C A BUOY...TUG
RIO APON...SAYLER BARGE AND TUG DELTA DIAMOND.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3180 8070 3188 8052 3194 8047 3201 8029
      3188 8013 3152 8049 3146 8085 3164 8114
TIME...MOT...LOC 2337Z 314DEG 23KT 3183 8036 3161 8079

$$


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