Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

000
WHUS52 KCHS 180523
SMWCHS
AMZ352-370-180715-
/O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0128.140918T0523Z-140918T0715Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
123 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

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 SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 315 AM EDT

* AT 122 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 45 KNOTS... 18
  NM NORTHWEST OF R7 TOWER...OR ABOUT OVER EAGLES NEST...MOVING EAST
  AT 15 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE
  LEDGE.

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 3190 8054 3233 8009 3232 7996 3229 7991
      3231 7987 3225 7936 3215 7948 3203 7966
      3195 7988 3184 7996 3173 8011
TIME...MOT...LOC 0522Z 285DEG 16KT 3205 8046

$$







USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.