Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
134 AM EDT MON SEP 15 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...

* UNTIL 230 AM EDT

* AT 134 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS IN EXCESS
  OF 35 KNOTS...5 NM SOUTHWEST OF FRIPP ISLAND...OR ABOUT 8 NM
  EAST OF PORT ROYAL SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO FRIPP
  ISLAND...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK AND FRIPP ISLAND
  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 3226 8064 3227 8063 3226 8063 3228 8060
      3228 8056 3232 8046 3234 8046 3235 8044
      3239 8043 3241 8045 3240 8046 3241 8045
      3218 8024 3216 8056
TIME...MOT...LOC 0534Z 244DEG 5KT 3225 8052

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