Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 240129 SMWCHS AMZ374-240215- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0154.141124T0129Z-141124T0215Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 829 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... * UNTIL 915 PM EST * AT 830 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 61 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHATHAM...OR ABOUT 7 NM WEST OF R3 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KT. * THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN AWAY FROM SIGNIFICANT MARINE LOCATIONS ACROSS THE INDICATED AREA. 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 3115 8046 3166 8004 3159 7988 3146 7995 3142 8003 3124 8017 3120 8023 3111 8028 TIME...MOT...LOC 0130Z 227DEG 31KT 3123 8025 $$

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