Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
327 PM EDT FRI AUG 21 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 430 PM EDT

* AT 327 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...OVER CHARLESTON
  HARBOR...OR 9 NM WEST OF RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...
  CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...KIAWAH REEF AND LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3279 7991 3279 7987 3276 7986 3280 7975
      3265 7953 3248 8000 3261 8002 3265 7997
      3267 7991 3273 7987 3274 7987 3273 7988
      3276 7987 3275 7991 3281 7993 3281 7991
TIME...MOT...LOC 1927Z 343DEG 8KT 3277 7993

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