Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
654 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 653 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 13 NM NORTHWEST OF STONO
  INSHORE REEF TO 6 NM NORTHWEST OF EDISTO FORTY REEF...MOVING EAST
  AT 50 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD
  REEF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...
  CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY...HECTOR REEF...JIMMY
  LELAND TUG...DEVEAUX BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON
  COASTAL ANGLERS...CHARLESTON HARBOR AND KIAWAH REEF.

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 800 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA.

LAT...LON 3295 7894 3272 7918 3267 7934 3247 7963
      3235 7985 3238 8011 3248 8033 3267 7991
      3274 7987 3275 7991 3280 7993 3275 7984
      3281 7972 3291 7957 3304 7954 3300 7949
      3301 7936 3309 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 2253Z 266DEG 48KT 3285 8018 3248 8030

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