Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 141118
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
718 AM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

AMZ350-370-141215-
718 AM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATERS...

AT 712 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30
KT...FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...FROM 18 NM SOUTHEAST OF CAPE ROMAIN REEF TO 22
NM WEST OF THE LEDGE...OR FROM 22 NM NORTHEAST OF 41004 TO 10 NM
NORTHEAST OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND THE GARDENS...Y-73 REEF...ANCHOR WRECK
AND COMANCHE REEF WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 815 AM 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. ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS
ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE
PUMPS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY BELOW DECK.

&&

LAT...LON 3187 8032 3228 7997 3229 7991 3231 7994
      3311 7926 3280 7863 3247 7896 3231 7929
      3203 7966 3195 7988 3178 8004

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