Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
218 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

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 315 AM EDT

* AT 218 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT...LOCATED OVER
  HILTON HEAD REEF...OR ABOUT 4 NM WEST OF EAGLES NEST...MOVING EAST
  AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF AND BETSY ROSS REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS AS STRONG AS TORNADOES.
WATERSPOUTS PRODUCE DANGEROUS WINDS AND SEAS WHICH CAN CAPSIZE SMALL
CRAFT. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL
FLOATATION DEVICES.

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LAT...LON 3210 8067 3221 8039 3203 8026 3200 8033
      3199 8064
TIME...MOT...LOC 0618Z 256DEG 9KT 3204 8059

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