Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
703 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

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...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 703 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTH OF PARRIS ISLAND REEF TO 6 NM SOUTHWEST
  OF FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 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...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...             EDISTO SIXTY REEF...
  EDISTO FORTY REEF...              DEVEAUX BANK...
  PELICAN BANK...                   N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...
  FRIPP INLET BUOY...               KIAWAH REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3234 7991 3224 8062 3231 8063 3229 8061
      3234 8048 3247 8051 3256 8058 3258 8057
      3259 8057 3259 8053 3252 8046 3261 8043
      3262 8039 3252 8032 3258 8022 3262 8008
TIME...MOT...LOC 2303Z 246DEG 28KT 3265 8058 3228 8057

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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