Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 210803 SMWCHS AMZ350-370-210845- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0152.141021T0803Z-141021T0845Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 403 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014 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... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 445 AM EDT * AT 403 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 21 NM WEST OF COMANCHE REEF...OR ABOUT 9 NM SOUTH OF CHARLESTON SIXTY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO Y-73 REEF...THE GARDENS AND COMANCHE REEF. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... PREPARE FOR STRONG WIND GUSTS AND SUDDEN WIND SHIFTS...STEEP AND RAPIDLY BUILDING WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND POOR VISIBILITY IN HEAVY RAIN AND BLOWING SPRAY. BE SURE ALL PASSENGERS ARE WEARING APPROVED PERSONAL FLOATATION DEVICES. TURN ON BILGE PUMPS. && LAT...LON 3231 7983 3249 7985 3262 7929 3232 7927 3230 7928 TIME...MOT...LOC 0803Z 264DEG 22KT 3241 7972 $$

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