Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 040450
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1250 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

AMZ370-372-040530-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0041.000000T0000Z-160504T0530Z/
1250 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 130 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 1250 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR EDISTO
OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3214 7950 3204 7966 3199 7977 3219 7995
      3234 7973 3223 7938
TIME...MOT...LOC 0450Z 233DEG 32KT 3231 7972

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

$$



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