Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
251 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

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...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 251 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 9 NM NORTH OF FRIPP INLET BUOY TO NEAR EDISTO FORTY
  REEF...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...             EDISTO FORTY REEF...
  FRIPP INLET BUOY...               HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
  PELICAN BANK...                   FRIPP ISLAND REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3252 8033 3253 8031 3246 8008 3213 8017
      3221 8072 3225 8069 3232 8067 3232 8064
      3229 8061 3234 8048 3245 8050 3250 8053
      3254 8048 3253 8046 3257 8044
TIME...MOT...LOC 1851Z 027DEG 5KT 3250 8042 3246 8025

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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