Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 241253 SMWCHS AMZ350-352-370-372-241400- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0105.160724T1253Z-160724T1400Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 853 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 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... COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 1000 AM EDT * AT 853 AM EDT...SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CHARLESTON SIXTY TO 11 NM EAST OF BETSY ROSS REEF. THE SHOWERS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY. HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF... BETSY ROSS REEF... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. && LAT...LON 3262 7977 3206 8045 3186 8024 3244 7954 TIME...MOT...LOC 1253Z 099DEG 2KT 3249 7971 3203 8020 WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE HAIL...0.00IN WIND...<34KTS $$

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