Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
000 WHUS52 KCHS 211915 SMWCHS AMZ330-350-212045- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0099.160721T1915Z-160721T2045Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 315 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... CHARLESTON HARBOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM... * UNTIL 445 PM EDT * AT 315 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 NM NORTH OF STONO INSHORE REEF...OR 13 NM WEST OF RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS. HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... RATTLESNAKE SHOAL... AIR FORCE REEF... CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF... CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS... LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS... CHARLESTON HARBOR... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES. WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. && LAT...LON 3279 7984 3281 7979 3269 7964 3251 8002 3263 8006 3264 8002 3271 7991 3277 7999 3284 7995 3285 7990 TIME...MOT...LOC 1915Z 326DEG 11KT 3283 7999 HAIL...<.75IN WIND...>34KTS $$

USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.