Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
415 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

AMZ352-370-374-210845-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0151.000000T0000Z-141021T0845Z/
415 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 AM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 416 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS... FROM 18 MILES WEST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF TO 7 MILES
SOUTH OF BETSY ROSS REEF...OR FROM 14 MILES SOUTHEAST OF SAINT HELENA
BUOY TO 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF EAGLES NEST...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN AWAY FROM
SIGNIFICANT MARINE LOCATIONS ACROSS THE INDICATED AREAS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3229 8020 3228 7967 3185 8012 3188 8053
      3194 8063
TIME...MOT...LOC 0816Z 270DEG 22KT 3222 8013 3196 8040

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