Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 191955
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
355 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ354-374-192115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0112.000000T0000Z-140819T2115Z/
355 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 355 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 9 MILES WEST OF 41008 TO 12 MILES EAST OF
ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 35 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO DRH
BUOY...GRAYS REEF...JOHN BIRD AND 41008.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

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 3123 8085 3128 8131 3130 8129 3137 8128
      3150 8115 3154 7992 3145 7996 3142 8003
      3120 8023 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 1955Z 283DEG 35KT 3136 8098 3125 8108

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