Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 232258 SMWCHS AMZ350-370-240030- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0115.140823T2258Z-140824T0030Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 658 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 830 PM EDT * AT 658 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... OVER CAPE ROMAIN REEF...OR ABOUT 16 NM SOUTHEAST OF SOUTH SANTEE RIVER...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO 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 3288 7934 3305 7914 3280 7863 3270 7872 3247 7896 3241 7906 3233 7924 TIME...MOT...LOC 2258Z 329DEG 13KT 3293 7903 $$

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