Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
630 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 629 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR SOUTH SANTEE RIVER ENTRANCE TO JIMMY LELAND TUG
  TO NEAR CAPERS REEF...MOVING EAST AT 40 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...
  CAPERS ISLAND BUOY...             HECTOR REEF...
  CAPERS REEF...                    BULL BREAKERS...
  CAPE ROMAIN REEF...               JIMMY LELAND TUG...
  RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3314 7930 3310 7925 3295 7893 3284 7907
      3278 7912 3272 7918 3269 7926 3267 7934
      3261 7942 3278 7985 3294 7953 3303 7942
      3304 7939 3308 7937
TIME...MOT...LOC 2229Z 265DEG 39KT 3310 7922 3287 7938 3276 7965

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

$$



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