Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 201943 SMWCHS AMZ330-350-202030- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0026.150520T1943Z-150520T2030Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 343 PM EDT WED MAY 20 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 343 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED NEAR CHARLESTON HARBOR...OR 8 NM WEST OF RATTLESNAKE SHOAL... MOVING EAST AT 20 KT. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF AND CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. && LAT...LON 3266 7965 3265 7995 3268 7989 3273 7987 3274 7987 3274 7989 3275 7987 3276 7988 3275 7991 3280 7993 3281 7991 3278 7991 3276 7984 3281 7973 3287 7966 TIME...MOT...LOC 1943Z 262DEG 18KT 3276 7991 $$ JAQ

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