Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
444 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 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...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 444 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35
  KNOTS... FROM 5 NM SOUTHWEST OF SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO BULLS BAY...
  OR FROM CAPE ROMAIN TO BULLS BAY...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO BULL
  BREAKERS...CAPE ROMAIN BUOY AND CAPE ROMAIN 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 3301 7905 3296 7898 3260 7961 3286 7968
      3291 7958 3293 7957 3293 7961 3295 7962
      3301 7959 3304 7954 3304 7950 3300 7949
      3302 7944 3301 7936 3306 7934 3309 7934
      3312 7927
TIME...MOT...LOC 2044Z 343DEG 8KT 3307 7935 3295 7959

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