Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
421 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

AMZ352-354-122115-
421 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE COASTAL WATERS...

AT 421 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PARRIS ISLAND REEF TO 8 NM WEST OF
WASSAW SOUND BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 515 PM EDT INCLUDE:
BUOY K C...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF...D U A BUOY...
FRIPP ISLAND REEF...FISH AMERICA...SAILBOAT JUPITER...PELICAN BANK...
MOTHERLODE BARGE...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...WASSAW SOUND BUOY...
GASKIN BANKS...GENERAL GORDON...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...GASKINS BANK
WRECK...C C A BUOY...WHITEWATER REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...EDISTO
SIXTY REEF AND HILTON HEAD REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS
AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH THE NEARSHORE
WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE THESE STORMS
ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3198 8089 3206 8095 3215 8083 3216 8077
      3232 8063 3229 8061 3234 8049 3242 8050
      3251 8039 3234 8003 3196 8042 3188 8054
      3181 8057 3164 8074 3181 8109

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