Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1042 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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 1245 AM EDT

* AT 1040 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS...CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND TORRENTIAL RAIN WITH NEAR
  ZERO VISIBILITY FROM BREACH INLET TO 12 NM SOUTH OF CHARLESTON
  SIXTY...MOVING NORTH AT 40 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...BULL BREAKERS...CAPE ROMAIN BUOY AND
  CAPE ROMAIN REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN IN SAFE PORT UNTIL THE THREAT FOR THUNDERSTORMS PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3248 8033 3256 8021 3261 8000 3268 7990
      3272 7987 3281 7993 3276 7984 3280 7973
      3291 7958 3295 7962 3304 7954 3304 7950
      3300 7949 3301 7936 3309 7934 3312 7927
      3296 7894 3274 7916 3267 7934 3229 7990
TIME...MOT...LOC 0240Z 197DEG 44KT 3284 7979 3237 7971

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