Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WHUS52 KCHS 152220
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AMZ354-152315-
/O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0103.140815T2220Z-140815T2315Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
620 PM EDT FRI AUG 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 621 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...
  OVER DUA BUOY...OR ABOUT 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY...
  MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO DUA
  BUOY AND BUOY KC.

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 3186 8057 3154 8089 3184 8101 3195 8084
TIME...MOT...LOC 2221Z 321DEG 5KT 3182 8085

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