Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 171544 SMWCHS AMZ330-350-370-171615- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0091.170717T1544Z-170717T1615Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1144 AM EDT MON JUL 17 2017 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... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 1215 PM EDT * AT 1144 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR CAPERS REEF... MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS. 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... CAPERS ISLAND BUOY... JOE SHUFORD REEF... CAPERS REEF... CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF... CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS... CHARLESTON SIXTY... AIR FORCE REEF... RATTLESNAKE SHOAL... PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED. && LAT...LON 3244 7939 3239 7971 3269 7993 3270 7991 3273 7992 3275 7998 3277 7999 3280 7997 3284 7996 3285 7993 3279 7984 3283 7976 3287 7972 3290 7966 TIME...MOT...LOC 1544Z 243DEG 25KT 3266 7955 HAIL...0.00IN WIND...>34KTS $$ JMC

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