Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
724 PM EDT THU JUL 2 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 930 PM EDT

* AT 724 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 NM WEST OF PARRIS ISLAND REEF
  TO CHANNEL BUOY 5...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...GENERAL GORDON...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...R7
  TOWER...WHITEWATER REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...EDISTO OFFSHORE
  REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...BETSY ROSS REEF...
  EDISTO SIXTY REEF...PELICAN BANK...CHANNEL BUOY 5...GASKINS BANK
  WRECK...GASKIN BANKS AND FISH AMERICA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA AND SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3222 8064 3227 8065 3227 8057 3233 8045
      3240 8043 3252 8052 3250 8043 3247 8042
      3250 8036 3252 8037 3248 8034 3213 7951
      3201 7971 3195 7987 3183 7998 3171 8015
      3202 8087 3208 8088
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 254DEG 21KT 3235 8087 3196 8077

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