Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
133 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
  TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 133 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR R7 TOWER TO NEAR BUOY J...MOVING SOUTH AT 25
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HONEY BARGE...                    TUG DELTA DIAMOND...
  R2 TOWER...                       TUG SENASQUA...
  SAYLER BARGE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3124 8094 3130 8093 3139 8087 3158 8080
      3172 8063 3188 8053 3158 7988 3146 7995
      3142 8004 3125 8016 3119 8024 3112 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 0533Z 356DEG 14KT 3175 8035 3161 8072

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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