Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1250 AM EDT THU SEP 18 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 145 AM EDT

* AT 1250 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... 8
  NM NORTHWEST OF BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...OR ABOUT 5 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  PORT ROYAL SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 10 KT.

* SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO HILTON
  HEAD REEF...FRIPP ISLAND...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...FRIPP ISLAND
  WRECK...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF AND BETSY ROSS
  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 3213 8077 3217 8072 3220 8070 3221 8067
      3223 8066 3221 8066 3223 8063 3226 8066
      3230 8065 3226 8062 3232 8046 3230 8011
      3192 8051 3202 8081
TIME...MOT...LOC 0450Z 274DEG 11KT 3219 8061

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