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Special Marine Warning


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
744 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

AMZ352-190015-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0130.000000T0000Z-140919T0015Z/
744 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

AT 744 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS
OF 35 KNOTS... ROM SAINT HELENA BUOY TO FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO FRIPP
ISLAND WRECK...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...EDISTO SIXTY
REEF AND BEAUFORT 45 FEET 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.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON AT 1-888-383-2024. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO
NWS.CHARLESTONSC@NOAA.GOV OR THROUGH TWITTER TO #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3226 8063 3232 8046 3235 8044 3241 8043
      3241 8046 3248 8048 3252 8052 3249 8047
      3250 8042 3252 8041 3247 8041 3250 8036
      3244 8027 3234 8006 3211 8050 3224 8064
      3228 8064
TIME...MOT...LOC 2344Z 326DEG 11KT 3238 8026 3234 8042

$$

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