Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 192255 SMWCHS AMZ352-372-200100- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0097.170719T2255Z-170720T0100Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 655 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017 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 900 PM EDT * AT 654 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR EDISTO SIXTY REEF TO PARRIS ISLAND REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS. HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... HILTON HEAD REEF... WHITEWATER REEF... GASKIN BANKS... GENERAL GORDON... BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF... GASKINS BANK WRECK... BETSY ROSS REEF... R7 TOWER... FISH AMERICA... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED. && LAT...LON 3215 8086 3216 8077 3225 8069 3230 8068 3231 8063 3229 8061 3233 8046 3217 8034 3218 8016 3201 7972 3195 7987 3181 8000 3171 8015 3202 8084 3199 8085 3201 8091 3208 8095 TIME...MOT...LOC 2254Z 303DEG 20KT 3235 8000 3230 8072 HAIL...0.00IN WIND...>34KTS $$

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