Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
234 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM
  TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 233 AM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WASSAW SOUND BUOY TO 6 NM
  EAST OF BETSY ROSS REEF TO 13 NM SOUTHEAST OF HUNTING ISLAND REEF
  TO 23 NM SOUTHEAST OF EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  JOE SHUFORD REEF...GENERAL GORDON...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...FRIPP
  INLET BUOY...AIR FORCE REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...EDISTO SIXTY
  REEF...DEVEAUX BANK...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...EDISTO FORTY REEF...
  CAPERS REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...WHITEWATER
  REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON
  SIXTY...EDISTO OFFSHORE REEF AND PELICAN BANK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3208 7960 3211 8035 3198 8075 3205 8092
      3223 8063 3230 8065 3229 8053 3256 8055
      3250 8042 3247 8042 3250 8036 3259 8040
      3248 8034 3272 7987 3277 7940 3269 7903
      3254 7888
TIME...MOT...LOC 0633Z 170DEG 25KT 3188 8094 3209 8030 3207 8014 3205
7943

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