Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1230 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

AMZ352-354-011715-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0087.000000T0000Z-140801T1715Z/
1230 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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

AT 1229 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS...LOCATED FROM 9 MILES WEST OF SAVANNAH BUOY TO 5 MILES
EAST OF CALIBOGUE SOUND. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CALIBOGUE SOUND...TYBEE ROADS...WASSAW SOUND BUOY...FISH AMERICA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS...WHICH CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3191 8094 3195 8091 3195 8085 3199 8086
      3202 8084 3202 8088 3206 8091 3206 8089
      3213 8084 3213 8082 3211 8082 3215 8074
      3218 8070 3208 8056 3178 8091 3184 8103
TIME...MOT...LOC 1629Z 135DEG 1KT 3188 8094 3208 8075

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