Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
243 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

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 243 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM 6 NM NORTH OF BREACH INLET TO 13 NM WEST OF FOLLY
  ISLAND...OR FROM 7 NM NORTHEAST OF CHARLESTON HARBOR TO 12 NM
  NORTHWEST OF N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BREACH
  INLET...FOLLY ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...BULL BREAKERS...CHARLESTON
  NEARSHORE REEF...STONO INLET BUOY AND KIAWAH 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3261 8000 3265 7997 3268 7989 3272 7987
      3273 7989 3275 7988 3275 7992 3281 7993
      3281 7990 3279 7990 3279 7988 3276 7984
      3282 7972 3282 7973 3289 7964 3291 7958
      3282 7937 3244 7998 3259 8013
TIME...MOT...LOC 1843Z 326DEG 12KT 3286 7982 3275 7997
          3270 8019

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