Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 282058 SMWCHS AMZ350-370-282230- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0079.140728T2058Z-140728T2230Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 458 PM EDT MON JUL 28 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 630 PM EDT * AT 458 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...9 NM EAST OF CAPERS REEF...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE GARDENS...CAPE ROMAIN BUOY...Y-73 REEF...ANCHOR WRECK AND CAPE ROMAIN 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. PREPARE FOR CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING. IF YOUR BOAT IS NOT IN DANGER OF CAPSIZING...IF POSSIBLE REMAIN BELOW DECK. KEEP AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT MONDAY EVENING FOR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA. && LAT...LON 3256 7947 3272 7970 3301 7948 3302 7944 3300 7941 3301 7936 3303 7935 3307 7916 3280 7863 3270 7872 3261 7882 3251 7891 3244 7901 TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 277DEG 21KT 3276 7938 $$

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