Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 230126 SMWCHS AMZ374-230215- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0156.141223T0126Z-141223T0215Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 826 PM EST MON DEC 22 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 826 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...ABOUT 17 NM SOUTH OF R2 TOWER...MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AT 35 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. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. && LAT...LON 3118 8063 3120 8063 3139 8006 3138 8005 3129 8014 3128 8014 3124 8017 3120 8023 3111 8028 TIME...MOT...LOC 0126Z 258DEG 37KT 3111 8049 $$

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