Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
639 PM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM ...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 638 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED OVER BUOY B L...OR 20 NM SOUTH OF WASSAW SOUND BUOY...
  MOVING SOUTH AT 30 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SAPELO BUOY S...STEEL BARGE MODENA...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...JOHN
  BIRD...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY 3...TUG RIO CARONI...D R H BUOY...BUOY B
  H...A L T BUOY AND K T K BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3134 8139 3137 8136 3135 8137 3132 8129
      3137 8128 3136 8135 3139 8134 3141 8139
      3140 8132 3143 8132 3138 8127 3158 8115
      3153 8082 3124 8094 3129 8141 3130 8142
      3133 8138 3135 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 2238Z 353DEG 31KT 3160 8106

$$

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