Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 242152 SMWCHS AMZ370-372-374-242345- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0158.141224T2152Z-141224T2345Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 452 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 645 PM EST * AT 452 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 10 NM NORTHEAST OF R2 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE LEDGE...COMANCHE REEF...THE GARDENS...Y-73 REEF AND ANCHOR WRECK. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. && LAT...LON 3114 8040 3147 8084 3194 8047 3204 8024 3222 8010 3233 7982 3267 7934 3272 7918 3295 7894 3280 7863 3247 7896 3231 7929 3203 7966 3195 7988 3171 8014 3158 7988 3111 8028 TIME...MOT...LOC 2152Z 226DEG 46KT 3155 8045 $$

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