Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
423 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

AMZ350-370-030900-
423 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF ISLE OF PALMS AND WILD
DUNES...

AT 423 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CAPERS
REEF TO 13 NM NORTHEAST OF Y-73 REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED THROUGH 500 AM EDT INCLUDE...
HECTOR REEF...BULL BREAKERS...JIMMY LELAND TUG...CAPERS REEF AND CAPE
ROMAIN REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY BE REQUIRED. SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR
THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...PENNY SIZED HAIL OR
LARGER...AND WATERSPOUTS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL
HAZARDS AND COAST GUARD BROADCASTS FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON.

&&

LAT...LON 3311 7926 3289 7880 3253 7923 3275 7972
      3303 7944 3304 7939 3310 7937 3312 7934

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