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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
258 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY THROUGH 10 AM
SUNDAY ON THE AREA LAKES...

GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-
011000-
/O.CON.KCAE.LW.Y.0016.141101T1400Z-141102T1500Z/
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...LANCASTER...ELGIN...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...CAMDEN...
LUGOFF...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING...
WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...RED BANK...COLUMBIA...
BISHOPVILLE...SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...
SUMTER...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...ORANGEBURG...
ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON...BAMBERG...DENMARK
258 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT SATURDAY
TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING...THEN REMAINING QUITE BREEZY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS FROM 30 TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET...HIGHEST ON THE EAST AND SOUTHEAST PORTIONS
  OF LAKES.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE ROUGH WAVES AND CHOP ON
  AREA LAKES...WHICH WILL PRODUCE DIFFICULT CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
  WATERCRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS AND PERSONAL WATERCRAFT WILL BE
ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
255 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

SCZ045-010300-
/O.CON.KCHS.LW.Y.0018.141101T1000Z-141102T1600Z/
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MONCKS CORNER
255 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SATURDAY TO
11 AM EST SUNDAY FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET...HIGHEST EAST AND SOUTHEAST PORTIONS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES ON LAKE MOULTRIE WILL
  MAKE CONDITIONS DIFFICULT FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION SINCE STRONG
WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES CAN OVERTURN SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$

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