Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
544 PM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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CHARLESTON HARBOR-
544 PM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM
EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM
EST THURSDAY.

* VISIBILITY...1/4 NM OR LESS AT TIMES...OCCASIONALLY NEAR ZERO.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE HAZARDOUS
  NAVIGATION CONDITIONS. CHARLESTON HARBOR REMAINS CLOSED DUE TO
  POOR VISIBILITY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST NAVIGATE...PROCEED WITH CAUTION. USE PROPER FOG
SIGNALS. MAKE SURE ALL RUNNING LIGHTS ARE ON. REMEMBER TO USE
YOUR RADAR AND COMPASS.

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

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
544 PM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM
EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM
EST THURSDAY.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/4 NM...LOCALLY NEAR ZERO...MAINLY
  WITHIN 10 TO 15 NM OF THE COAST.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE HAZARDOUS
  NAVIGATION CONDITIONS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST NAVIGATE...PROCEED WITH CAUTION. USE PROPER FOG
SIGNALS. MAKE SURE ALL RUNNING LIGHTS ARE ON. REMEMBER TO USE
YOUR RADAR AND COMPASS.

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

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
544 PM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM
EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 11 AM
EST THURSDAY.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1/4 NM...LOCALLY NEAR ZERO...MAINLY
  WITHIN 10 TO 15 NM OF THE COAST.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE HAZARDOUS
  NAVIGATION CONDITIONS.

* 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.

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

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
544 PM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.

* 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.

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

&&

$$






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