Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
540 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

AMZ330-350-152245-
540 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATERS INCLUDING
CHARLESTON HARBOR...

AT 536 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN AND POOR
VISIBILITY...FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS
20 TO 25 KT...FROM CHARLESTON HARBOR TO 5 NM NORTHWEST OF N.
EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...MOVING EAST AT 5 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND CHARLESTON HARBOR...FOLLY
ISLAND...STONO INLET BUOY...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...BREACH INLET
AND FOLLY BEACH WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 645 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN ARE OCCURRING WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER...STAY BELOW DECK IF
POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS
ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES.

&&

LAT...LON 3256 8021 3256 8017 3259 8012 3261 8000
      3265 7997 3268 7989 3272 7987 3273 7989
      3275 7988 3275 7992 3281 7993 3281 7990
      3279 7990 3279 7988 3276 7984 3280 7974
      3278 7968 3255 7990 3247 8010 3253 8026

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