Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 191726 SMWCHS AMZ374-191930- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0132.140919T1726Z-140919T1930Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 126 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM... * UNTIL 330 PM EDT * AT 126 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 12 NM NORTH OF M2R6 TOWER...OR ABOUT 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF R7 TOWER... MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO 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. MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS...WHICH CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. && LAT...LON 3124 8094 3129 8093 3140 8087 3157 8081 3173 8063 3188 8053 3158 7988 3146 7995 3142 8003 3124 8017 3120 8023 3111 8028 TIME...MOT...LOC 1726Z 010DEG 10KT 3173 8024 $$

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