Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1209 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
  40 NM...

* UNTIL 145 AM EDT

* AT 1209 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED OVER BETSY
  ROSS REEF...OR 13 NM NORTH OF R7 TOWER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF AND R7 TOWER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3196 8060 3215 8053 3200 7974 3195 7988
      3182 7999 3173 8012
TIME...MOT...LOC 0409Z 285DEG 30KT 3203 8038

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