Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
837 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 836 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF
  50 KT...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SOUTH SANTEE RIVER
  ENTRANCE TO 7 NM EAST OF HUNTING ISLAND REEF...MOVING EAST AT 55
  KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CAPERS MID SHELF...DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...
  Y-73 REEF...BUOY 41004 AND COMANCHE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS. IF CAUGHT STAY AWAY FROM ALL METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3246 7898 3231 7928 3213 7951 3229 7990
      3240 7971 3250 7961 3267 7934 3272 7918
      3295 7894 3280 7863
TIME...MOT...LOC 0036Z 268DEG 55KT 3314 7936 3224 8019

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