Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
440 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ354-192050-
/O.CAN.KCHS.MA.W.0112.000000T0000Z-140819T2115Z/
440 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...SPECIAL MARINE WARNING CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

LAT...LON 3122 8084 3137 8083 3148 8071 3154 7992
      3145 7996 3142 8003 3120 8023 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 283DEG 35KT 3134 8056 3122 8064

$$

AMZ374-192115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0112.000000T0000Z-140819T2115Z/
440 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 440 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS... FROM R2 TOWER TO 12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF R2 TOWER...OR
FROM 3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF R2 TOWER TO 12 MILES SOUTHWEST OF R2
TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 35 KT.

THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPART THE R2 TOWER AND HONEY BARGE.

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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3122 8084 3137 8083 3148 8071 3154 7992
      3145 7996 3142 8003 3120 8023 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2040Z 283DEG 35KT 3134 8056 3122 8064

$$







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