Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
723 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

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...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM
  TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 722 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 EAST OF SAYLER BARGE TO 19
  NM NORTHWEST OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH...R2 TOWER...R7 TOWER...BUOY B L...C A T
  BUOY...TUG SENASQUA...D R H BUOY...BUOY B H...TUG MATT TURECAMO...
  TUG ELMIRA...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...JOHN BIRD...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY
  3...TUG RIO APON...BUOY L...FERRY BOAT JANET...TUG RIO CARONI...
  LATEX BARGE...41008...DREDGE HENRY AND BUOY J.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3123 8084 3129 8139 3132 8137 3134 8142
      3132 8129 3137 8128 3139 8132 3136 8133
      3141 8137 3140 8132 3143 8132 3138 8127
      3164 8113 3191 8037 3174 8010 3171 8014
      3158 7988 3146 7995 3142 8003 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 2322Z 322DEG 33KT 3179 8045 3145 8158

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