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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
327 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

AMZ330-020430-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0009.150202T0300Z-150203T0300Z/
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
327 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM EST MONDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
327 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

AMZ350-020430-
/O.EXB.KCHS.SC.Y.0009.150202T0300Z-150202T0900Z/
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0004.150202T0600Z-150202T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0004.150202T0900Z-150202T2200Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
327 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM
EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 5 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 5 PM EST MONDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM
EST MONDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35
  KT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING BEFORE SHIFTING WEST. GUSTS
  NEAR 40 KT POSSIBLE NEAR 20 NM OUT FROM THE SANTEE RIVER. SEAS 5
  TO 8 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE IMMINENT. MARINERS SHOULD ALTER PLANS TO
AVOID THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. REMAIN IN PORT OR SEEK SAFE
HARBOR.

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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