Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
528 PM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

AMZ354-162230-
528 PM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 524 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT... FROM
ALT BUOY TO ALTAMAHA SOUND...OR FROM 11 NM EAST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND TO
2 NM NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 15 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND ALT BUOY...DOBOY BUOY D AND DRH BUOY
WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 630 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS AND WIND GUSTS AS HIGH AS 30 KNOTS...
STEEPENING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY
RAIN. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION
DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8137 3140 8135 3139 8140 3141 8139
      3142 8138 3140 8134 3142 8132 3143 8134
      3139 8127 3150 8119 3141 8087 3124 8094
      3128 8132 3131 8141 3132 8141 3132 8139
      3133 8143 3137 8144

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