Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
203 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

AMZ350-352-354-370-374-201845-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0134.000000T0000Z-140920T1845Z/
203 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 245 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...
  INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20
  NM TO 40 NM...

AT 202 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE BANDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS... FROM 17 MILES NORTHEAST OF ANCHOR
WRECK TO 9 MILES WEST OF R2 TOWER...OR FROM 23 MILES NORTHEAST OF
41004 TO 9 MILES WEST OF R2 TOWER...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO CAPE
ROMAIN REEF...Y-73 REEF...ANCHOR WRECK...THE GARDENS...DRH BUOY...
CAPE ROMAIN BUOY...STONO INLET BUOY...KIAWAH REEF...HUNTING ISLAND
REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...FRIPP ISLAND...FOLLY
ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...EDISTO FORTY REEF...
CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF...CALIBOGUE SOUND...BULL BREAKERS...BETSY
ROSS REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...SAPELO BUOY S...SAINT CATHERINES
BUOY...HILTON HEAD REEF...DUA BUOY...CCA BUOY...CAT BUOY...BUOY
STC...BUOY L...BUOY KC...BUOY J...BUOY BL AND ALT BUOY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE STRONG WIND GUSTS...HAZARDOUS
SEAS...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 3143 8133 3139 8127 3172 8113 3197 8086
      3206 8092 3206 8093 3258 8014 3268 7990
      3302 7949 3300 7949 3301 7936 3312 7927
      3280 7863 3247 7896 3195 7988 3171 8014
      3158 7988 3111 8028 3129 8142 3137 8144
TIME...MOT...LOC 1802Z 072DEG 23KT 3278 7891 3141 8074

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