Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1141 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANAH GA EXTENDING FROM FROM 20 NM
  TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

* UNTIL 145 AM EDT

* AT 1141 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM SOUTHEAST OF BUOY J TO 15
  NM SOUTH OF R7 TOWER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  R7 TOWER...LATEX BARGE...SAYLER BARGE...DREDGE HENRY...TUG DELTA
  DIAMOND...TUG SENASQUA AND BUOY L.

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 3151 8083 3160 8079 3172 8064 3188 8054
      3194 8047 3198 8039 3200 8034 3196 7986
      3183 7998 3171 8014 3163 7998 3135 8037
TIME...MOT...LOC 0341Z 241DEG 32KT 3152 8069 3156 8028

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