Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 031641
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1241 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

AMZ350-370-031715-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0030.000000T0000Z-150603T1715Z/
1241 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 115 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1239 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KT...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BULL BREAKERS TO
NEAR JIMMY LELAND TUG TO 6 NM NORTH OF Y-73 REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 15 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER ENTRANCE...JIMMY LELAND TUG...HECTOR REEF AND CAPE
ROMAIN REEF.

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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3272 7936 3290 7939 3301 7936 3309 7934
      3312 7928 3280 7863 3270 7872
TIME...MOT...LOC 1639Z 240DEG 16KT 3288 7947 3281 7938 3265 7934

$$

CB


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