Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 WHUS52 KCHS 202054 SMWCHS AMZ352-370-202300- /O.NEW.KCHS.MA.W.0136.140920T2054Z-140920T2300Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 454 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO 40 NM... * UNTIL 700 PM EDT * AT 453 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...FROM 39 NM NORTHEAST OF ANCHOR WRECK TO 5 NM SOUTHEAST OF 41004...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 20 KT. * SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ANCHOR WRECK...COMANCHE REEF...Y-73 REEF AND THE GARDENS. 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 3232 7998 3229 7990 3233 7982 3267 7934 3269 7925 3274 7916 3295 7894 3280 7863 3247 7896 3231 7929 3211 7954 TIME...MOT...LOC 2053Z 059DEG 20KT 3295 7847 3245 7903 $$

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