Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
605 PM EDT WED JUL 19 2017

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...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 605 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS TO NEAR N. EDISTO
  NEARSHORE REEF TO 11 NM NORTH OF FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 35 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  JOE SHUFORD REEF...               HUNTING ISLAND REEF...
  CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...      FRIPP ISLAND REEF...
  AIR FORCE REEF...                 LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...
  PELICAN BANK...                   EDISTO SIXTY REEF...
  KIAWAH REEF...                    N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...
  FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...             FRIPP INLET BUOY...
  CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...     CHARLESTON SIXTY...
  RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...              DEVEAUX BANK...
  EDISTO FORTY REEF...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3262 7941 3233 7982 3222 8010 3217 8014
      3216 8035 3235 8049 3247 8051 3253 8056
      3255 8048 3252 8046 3255 8045 3256 8035
      3252 8032 3258 8024 3264 8002 3270 7992
      3279 7985
TIME...MOT...LOC 2205Z 292DEG 32KT 3274 7989 3257 8017 3253 8050

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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