Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS72 KCHS 210815 MWSCHS 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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