Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
419 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 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...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 419 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED NEAR FRIPP
  ISLAND WRECK...OR NEAR FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING SOUTH AT 20 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...BETSY ROSS REEF...GENERAL GORDON...HUNTING
  ISLAND REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF AND FRIPP ISLAND REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3227 8060 3227 8057 3233 8045 3237 8043
      3241 8043 3241 8046 3242 8047 3243 8047
      3242 8028 3204 8027 3195 8046 3212 8070
TIME...MOT...LOC 2019Z 002DEG 21KT 3223 8043

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