Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
537 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

AMZ352-354-241115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0157.000000T0000Z-141224T1115Z/
537 AM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 AM EST 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 537 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS... 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF DUA BUOY...OR ABOUT 3 MILES SOUTHWEST
OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BUOY
KC...CALIBOGUE SOUND AND HILTON HEAD REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE UNDER SAIL...LOWER YOUR SAILS AND START YOUR ENGINE. IF
POSSIBLE...HEAD FOR SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CANNOT REACH A
SAFE PORT...PREPARE FOR THE RAPID ONSET OF HAZARDOUS THUNDERSTORM
CONDITIONS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

&&

LAT...LON 3191 8094 3195 8091 3197 8086 3199 8086
      3199 8085 3202 8084 3202 8088 3204 8089
      3206 8092 3205 8090 3213 8084 3211 8082
      3215 8074 3220 8069 3202 8038 3177 8091
      3183 8102
TIME...MOT...LOC 1037Z 223DEG 58KT 3193 8092

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