Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1052 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 1052 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR SOUTH SANTEE RIVER ENTRANCE TO INSHORE HOLE...
  MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS. THESE STORMS PRODUCED WINDS IN
  EXCESS OF 35 KT AS THEY MOVED EAST OF WINYAH BAY.

  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...
  HECTOR REEF...                    BULL BREAKERS...
  JIMMY LELAND TUG...               CAPE ROMAIN REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3311 7926 3288 7879 3262 7954 3299 7963
      3306 7956 3307 7952 3303 7946 3303 7940
      3305 7938 3310 7937 3312 7934
TIME...MOT...LOC 0252Z 036DEG 13KT 3311 7933 3323 7884

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

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