Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 190044
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
844 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

AMZ352-370-190145-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0131.000000T0000Z-140919T0145Z/
844 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 843 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
KNOTS AND POSSIBLY A WATERSPOUT...FROM 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF HUNTING
ISLAND REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND
RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS.

MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS...WHICH CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING
APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES.

&&

LAT...LON 3228 8038 3239 8021 3217 7975 3187 8021
TIME...MOT...LOC 0043Z 331DEG 11KT 3225 8025

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