Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
626 PM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

AMZ352-354-232300-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0109.000000T0000Z-150723T2300Z/
626 PM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 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 625 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED 18 NM
NORTHWEST OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 25 KT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...BUOY L...GENERAL GORDON...BEAUFORT 45
FEET REEF...WASSAW SOUND BUOY...WHITEWATER REEF...TUG MATT
TURECAMO...HILTON HEAD REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF...C C A BUOY...CHANNEL
BUOY 5...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...MOTHERLODE BARGE...BUOY K C...
GASKINS BANK WRECK...SAILBOAT JUPITER...GASKIN BANKS...SAVANNAH BUOY
AND D U A BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3200 8084 3203 8085 3202 8088 3205 8092
      3208 8087 3212 8084 3211 8081 3214 8075
      3221 8068 3222 8064 3228 8066 3202 8027
      3194 8047 3188 8054 3172 8064 3165 8072
      3181 8104 3183 8104
TIME...MOT...LOC 2225Z 278DEG 24KT 3214 8118

$$

DPB


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