Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 290351 SMWCHS AMZ370-290515- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0081.140729T0351Z-140729T0515Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1151 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 115 AM EDT * AT 1151 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 8 NM NORTHEAST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF TO 15 NM SOUTHWEST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE LEDGE...THE GARDENS...Y-73 REEF AND COMANCHE REEF. 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. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. && LAT...LON 3202 8015 3262 7936 3261 7882 3245 7899 3232 7927 3215 7948 3199 7974 3195 7987 TIME...MOT...LOC 0351Z 270DEG 19KT 3230 7968 3206 8001 $$

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