Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
313 PM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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 445 PM EDT

* AT 313 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 KT AND LARGE
  HAIL...LOCATED 11 NM NORTHWEST OF N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...MOVING
  EAST AT 35 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CAPERS REEF...JOE SHUFORD REEF...DEVEAUX BANK...CHARLESTON COASTAL
  ANGLERS...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE
  REEF...CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON SIXTY AND N. EDISTO
  NEARSHORE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3284 7952 3251 7957 3248 7962 3253 8026
      3256 8020 3256 8017 3260 8011 3261 8000
      3263 7999 3265 7997 3269 7989 3275 7986
      3280 7973 3282 7972
TIME...MOT...LOC 1913Z 265DEG 35KT 3266 8025

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