Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
553 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

AMZ330-352-354-011900-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0009.150202T0600Z-150203T0600Z/
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
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-
553 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM MONDAY TO
1 AM EST TUESDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ374-011900-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.A.0004.150202T0600Z-150203T0300Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
553 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35
  KNOTS OVERNIGHT...BECOMING NORTHWEST MONDAY. SEAS BUILDING 7
  TO 9 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE RISK FOR GALE FORCE WINDS HAS INCREASED. MARINERS SHOULD
CONSIDER ALTERING PLANS TO AVOID POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ350-011900-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.A.0004.150202T0600Z-150202T2200Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
553 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS
  OVERNIGHT...BECOMING WEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS
  MONDAY. SEAS BUILDING 6 TO 8 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE RISK FOR GALE FORCE WINDS HAS INCREASED. MARINERS SHOULD
CONSIDER ALTERING PLANS TO AVOID POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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