Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
551 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

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...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 551 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM WEST OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY
  TO NEAR SEA BUOY 2W...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...BUOY B L...C A T BUOY...ST CATHERINES
  BUOY 3...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...TUG RIO APON...MOTHERLODE
  BARGE...BUOY K C...SAILBOAT JUPITER...D U A BUOY...BUOY TENDER
  SAGEBRUSH AND WASSAW SOUND BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3162 8113 3162 8114 3170 8113 3172 8113
      3176 8110 3177 8107 3181 8104 3183 8104
      3192 8093 3185 8067 3153 8084 3158 8116
TIME...MOT...LOC 2151Z 353DEG 11KT 3190 8106 3189 8084

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