Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 180341 SMWCHS AMZ354-374-180545- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0126.140918T0341Z-140918T0545Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1141 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM... INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... * UNTIL 145 AM EDT * AT 1141 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 12 NM NORTHWEST OF ALTAMAHA SOUND TO ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 30 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ALT BUOY...BUOY BL...SAINT CATHERINES BUOY...SAPELO BUOY S...BUOY STC...CAT BUOY...DRH BUOY AND BUOY J. 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 3123 8085 3129 8141 3133 8138 3134 8140 3134 8139 3133 8129 3134 8128 3137 8129 3135 8139 3140 8135 3141 8137 3140 8134 3141 8132 3143 8134 3139 8127 3162 8113 3169 8114 3169 8035 3113 8038 TIME...MOT...LOC 0341Z 276DEG 28KT 3150 8137 3130 8134 $$

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