Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 201543
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1143 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

AMZ350-352-354-370-374-201645-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0133.000000T0000Z-140920T1645Z/
1143 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1245 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  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...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1142 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE BANDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... FROM 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF 41004 TO
CAT BUOY...OR FROM 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF 41004 TO 13 MILES SOUTHEAST
OF SAINT CATHERINES SOUND...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO HUNTING
ISLAND REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...FRIPP ISLAND
REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...COMANCHE REEF...SAPELO BUOY S...DRH
BUOY...CCA BUOY...BUOY L...BUOY J...ALT BUOY...SAINT CATHERINES
BUOY...DUA BUOY...CAT BUOY...BUOY STC...BUOY KC AND BUOY BL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE IN SAFE PORT...REMAIN THERE. IF YOU ARE UNDERWAY WITHIN
THE WARNED AREA...PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS...HAZARDOUS SEAS...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING
SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8142 3142 8132 3143 8133 3143 8134
      3139 8127 3172 8113 3197 8086 3202 8084
      3205 8091 3209 8083 3286 7929 3268 7874
      3245 7899 3195 7988 3171 8014 3170 8013
      3124 8089 3129 8142 3133 8138 3137 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 1542Z 062DEG 17KT 3255 7901 3203 8001
          3199 8058 3162 8097

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