Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
837 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

AMZ330-350-352-354-021600-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
837 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEAR SHORE WATERS THIS MORNING...

SATELLITE IMAGERY AND DOPPLER RADAR INDICATE SEVERAL LINES OF
SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS OFF THE SOUTHERN SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST AND NORTHERN GEORGIA COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF WATERSPOUTS OCCUR...MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM THE WATERSPOUT.
REMEMBER THAT WATERSPOUTS CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND PRODUCE WINDS
AND SEAS THAT ARE DANGEROUS FOR VESSELS AND EVERYONE ONBOARD.

REPORT WATERSPOUTS TO THE COAST GUARD AND ASK THEM TO RELAY THE
REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.

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