Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1147 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 145 AM EDT

* AT 1145 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING...TORRENTIAL RAIN WITH
  NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AND BRIEF WATERSPOUTS FROM 6 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  THE GARDENS TO 27 NM SOUTHWEST OF COMANCHE REEF...OR FROM 8 NM
  SOUTHEAST OF BUOY CHARLIE TO 16 NM SOUTHEAST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE
  REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 35 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  COMANCHE REEF...Y-73 REEF...THE GARDENS AND ANCHOR WRECK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN IN SAFE PORT AS HAZARDOUS THUNDERSTORM CONDITIONS WILL
PERSIST OVERNIGHT.

&&

LAT...LON 3237 7977 3250 7961 3267 7934 3274 7916
      3296 7893 3280 7863 3247 7896 3232 7927
      3215 7948 3201 7971
TIME...MOT...LOC 0345Z 200DEG 42KT 3258 7944 3213 7958

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