Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
446 PM EDT SAT AUG 22 2015

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 615 PM EDT

* AT 446 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 11 NM NORTHWEST OF FRIPP INLET
  BUOY TO 10 NM NORTHWEST OF EDISTO FORTY REEF...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT
  10 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...GENERAL GORDON...PELICAN
  BANK...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...FISH AMERICA AND FRIPP ISLAND REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3247 8042 3250 8036 3248 8034 3235 8004
      3230 7999 3207 8066 3216 8071 3221 8068
      3223 8063 3225 8065 3227 8057 3234 8045
      3240 8043 3241 8046 3250 8049 3250 8042
      3254 8041 3254 8040
TIME...MOT...LOC 2046Z 328DEG 12KT 3250 8056 3254 8034

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