Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
516 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

AMZ330-350-352-374-291345-
/O.CON.KCHS.TR.W.1002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
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 EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
516 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST ON SUNDAY.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE TONIGHT
  INTO SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE
  DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR MARINERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 34 TO 63 KT OR
ARE EXPECTED DUE TO A TROPICAL STORM WITHIN 36 HOURS.

&&

$$

AMZ354-291345-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-160529T1600Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
516 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT SUNDAY...

* 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.

&&

$$


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