Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
920 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

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...

* UNTIL 1015 AM EDT

* AT 919 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PARRIS
  ISLAND REEF...OR 10 NM SOUTHWEST OF FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING EAST
  AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GASKIN BANKS...                   GENERAL GORDON...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...             HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
  GASKINS BANK WRECK...             FRIPP INLET BUOY...
  FRIPP ISLAND REEF...              FISH AMERICA...
  PELICAN BANK...                   EDISTO SIXTY REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3225 8069 3231 8068 3232 8064 3229 8061
      3234 8049 3242 8050 3249 8036 3229 7992
      3207 8073 3220 8073
TIME...MOT...LOC 1319Z 255DEG 28KT 3223 8062

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

JMC



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