Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 210409 SMWCHS AMZ352-372-210545- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0028.150521T0409Z-150521T0545Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1209 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 145 AM EDT * AT 1209 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED OVER BETSY ROSS REEF...OR 13 NM NORTH OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KT. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF AND R7 TOWER. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. && LAT...LON 3196 8060 3215 8053 3200 7974 3195 7988 3182 7999 3173 8012 TIME...MOT...LOC 0409Z 285DEG 30KT 3203 8038 $$

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