Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
142 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

AMZ370-372-220715-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170322T0715Z/
142 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 315 AM EDT...

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

AT 142 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 NM EAST OF CAPERS REEF TO 13 NM SOUTH
OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
         STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
R7 TOWER...                       EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...
CAPERS MID SHELF...               Y-73 REEF...
DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...           COMANCHE REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3246 7898 3231 7928 3201 7971 3195 7987
      3171 8014 3188 8052 3204 8025 3222 8010
      3230 7987 3267 7934 3275 7914 3295 7894
      3279 7864
TIME...MOT...LOC 0542Z 302DEG 23KT 3271 7940 3203 7990

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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