Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
652 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT

* AT 652 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM 5 NM NORTHWEST OF CAPE ROMAIN BUOY TO 7 NM SOUTHWEST
  OF CAPE ROMAIN REEF...OR FROM CAPE ROMAIN TO 14 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  CAPE ROMAIN...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CAPE
  ROMAIN REEF.

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 3296 7894 3284 7907 3279 7910 3291 7958
      3293 7957 3293 7960 3296 7962 3299 7959
      3301 7959 3304 7952 3304 7950 3300 7949
      3302 7944 3301 7936 3306 7934 3309 7934
      3312 7928
TIME...MOT...LOC 2252Z 143DEG 10KT 3304 7937 3292 7914

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