Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
611 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

AMZ370-232221-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0157.000000T0000Z-150823T2315Z/
611 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

THE STORMS HAVE WEAKENED AND NO LONGER POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO
BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3127 8117 3183 8104 3199 8085 3202 8084
      3210 8060 3208 8043 3206 8019 3207 8000
      3200 7974 3195 7987 3172 8014 3158 7988
      3112 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2211Z 331DEG 13KT 3200 8064 3128 8094

$$

AMZ352-354-372-374-232315-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0157.000000T0000Z-150823T2315Z/
611 PM EDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 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...
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM
TO 40 NM...
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60
NM...

AT 609 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM HILTON HEAD REEF TO TUG RIO
CARONI...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH...R2 TOWER...R7 TOWER...BUOY B L...C A T
BUOY...TUG SENASQUA...D R H BUOY...BUOY B H...TUG MATT TURECAMO...
HILTON HEAD REEF...TUG ELMIRA...JOHN BIRD...CHANNEL BUOY 5...TUG RIO
APON...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...D U A BUOY...SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY
2W...BUOY L AND FERRY BOAT JANET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3127 8117 3183 8104 3199 8085 3202 8084
      3210 8060 3208 8043 3206 8019 3207 8000
      3200 7974 3195 7987 3172 8014 3158 7988
      3112 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2211Z 331DEG 13KT 3200 8064 3128 8094

$$


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