Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
310 PM EDT SUN JUN 25 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 415 PM EDT

* AT 309 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER PARRIS
  ISLAND REEF...OR 11 NM WEST OF FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING EAST AT
  25 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...
  WHITEWATER REEF...                BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...
  HUNTING ISLAND REEF...            BETSY ROSS REEF...
  FRIPP ISLAND REEF...              FISH AMERICA...
  PELICAN BANK...                   EDISTO SIXTY REEF...
  HILTON HEAD REEF...               GASKIN BANKS...
  GENERAL GORDON...                 FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...
  GASKINS BANK WRECK...             FRIPP INLET BUOY...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3215 8086 3216 8077 3225 8069 3232 8067
      3232 8064 3229 8061 3234 8048 3247 8051
      3255 8058 3257 8058 3235 8004 3190 8053
      3207 8094
TIME...MOT...LOC 1909Z 276DEG 24KT 3231 8068

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

$$

ECT



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