Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 201819 SMWCHS AMZ330-350-201945- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0023.150520T1819Z-150520T1945Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 219 PM EDT WED MAY 20 2015 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 345 PM EDT * AT 219 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT... LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 NM NORTH OF CAPERS ISLAND BUOY TO 6 NM NORTHEAST OF STONO INSHORE REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 KT. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BULL BREAKERS...CAPERS REEF...CAPERS ISLAND BUOY...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF AND CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS. && LAT...LON 3247 7974 3264 7998 3268 7989 3273 7987 3276 7988 3275 7991 3281 7993 3276 7984 3281 7973 3285 7970 3291 7957 3293 7957 3294 7962 3301 7959 3304 7951 3300 7949 3301 7936 3309 7934 3311 7927 3310 7927 TIME...MOT...LOC 1819Z 300DEG 5KT 3305 7969 3275 7991 $$ JAQ

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