Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
413 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

AMZ350-352-252115-
413 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 409 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS UP TO 30 KT AND
EXCESSIVE CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING... FROM 7 NM WEST OF N. EDISTO
NEARSHORE REEF TO 7 NM WEST OF COOSAW RIVER...OR FROM 6 NM NORTHEAST
OF EDISTO BEACH TO 6 NM NORTHWEST OF SAINT HELENA ISLAND...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 5 KT.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND SOUTH EDISTO RIVER...FRIPP ISLAND
WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND AND EDISTO FORTY REEF WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH
515 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS 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 8054 3250 8049 3250 8042 3255 8043
      3259 8040 3257 8039 3255 8041 3253 8037
      3248 8034 3256 8021 3259 8013 3252 8002
      3223 8046 3230 8052 3233 8046 3240 8043
      3240 8046 3246 8049 3248 8048 3253 8054

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