Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
750 PM EDT SUN JUL 20 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 945 PM EDT

* AT 750 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM 5 NM NORTHWEST OF DUA BUOY TO ALTAMAHA SOUND...OR
  FROM WASSAW SOUND BUOY TO ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO DUA
  BUOY...ALT BUOY...BUOY KC...BUOY J...DRH BUOY...CCA BUOY AND BUOY
  L.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8138 3140 8135 3139 8140 3141 8139
      3142 8139 3142 8132 3143 8134 3139 8127
      3162 8113 3172 8113 3197 8086 3202 8084
      3174 8021 3112 8033 3123 8085 3129 8142
      3133 8138 3133 8143 3137 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 2350Z 270DEG 8KT 3186 8094 3154 8098
          3129 8126

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