Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
320 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...

* UNTIL 400 PM EDT

* AT 320 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM CHARLESTON HARBOR TO 5 NM SOUTHWEST OF CHARLESTON
  HARBOR...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 KT.

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 3280 7992 3281 7992 3281 7990 3279 7990
      3279 7988 3277 7985 3275 7987 3273 7988
      3273 7989 3275 7988 3275 7992 3281 7993
TIME...MOT...LOC 1920Z 147DEG 12KT 3279 7984 3270 7996

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