Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
550 PM EDT THU JUL 3 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 745 PM EDT

* AT 550 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM 8 NM WEST OF BUOY BL TO 10 NM WEST OF ALT BUOY...OR
  FROM 5 NM NORTH OF SAPELO SOUND TO ALTAMAHA SOUND...MOVING EAST AT
  15 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BUOY
  BL...ALT BUOY...SAINT CATHERINES BUOY...SAPELO BUOY S...BUOY STC...
  CAT BUOY...DUA BUOY...DRH BUOY...BUOY KC...BUOY J...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 3129 8126 3146 8122 3162 8113 3172 8113
      3194 8091 3197 8086 3202 8084 3158 7988
      3114 8041
TIME...MOT...LOC 2150Z 270DEG 15KT 3162 8121 3126 8132

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