Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
710 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 915 PM EDT

* AT 710 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTHWEST OF N. EDISTO
  NEARSHORE REEF TO NEAR EDISTO FORTY REEF TO NEAR HUNTING ISLAND
  REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CAPERS REEF...LOWCOUNTRY
  ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...AIR FORCE
  REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...SOUTH SANTEE
  RIVER ENTRANCE...JIMMY LELAND TUG...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...DEVEAUX
  BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS AND
  KIAWAH REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3306 7915 3277 7934 3208 8047 3209 8047
      3239 8033 3259 8040 3252 8037 3248 8034
      3261 8000 3273 7987 3280 7993 3275 7984
      3281 7972 3291 7957 3303 7954 3304 7954
      3301 7936 3312 7928
TIME...MOT...LOC 2310Z 234DEG 31KT 3271 8043 3241 8030 3218 8041

$$

FWA



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