Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1120 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

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 EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 115 PM EDT

* AT 1120 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR JOE SHUFORD
  REEF...OR NEAR CHARLESTON SIXTY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 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...
  HECTOR REEF...                    Y-73 REEF...
  CAPERS REEF...                    BULL BREAKERS...
  CAPERS MID SHELF...               CAPE ROMAIN REEF...
  DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...           JIMMY LELAND TUG...
  COMANCHE REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3311 7926 3280 7863 3271 7871 3246 7898
      3241 7906 3236 7920 3228 7932 3289 7968
      3291 7964 3297 7965 3306 7956 3307 7950
      3303 7946 3303 7940 3310 7937 3312 7933
TIME...MOT...LOC 1520Z 245DEG 23KT 3262 7972

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

$$

JMC


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