Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
724 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

AMZ350-200030-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0095.000000T0000Z-170720T0030Z/
724 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

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

AT 723 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED
8 NM NORTH OF Y-73 REEF...OR 13 NM EAST OF CAPERS REEF...MOVING EAST
AT 20 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. AT 608 PM THE CAPERS NEARSHORE BUOY
         RECORDED A 37 KNOT WIND GUST.

IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3295 7893 3284 7907 3278 7912 3272 7918
      3269 7926 3267 7934 3261 7942 3266 7953
      3281 7935 3288 7921 3300 7903
TIME...MOT...LOC 2323Z 289DEG 18KT 3268 7931

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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