Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Charleston SC
828 PM EDT Fri Aug 12 2022

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 nm ...
  including Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary...
  Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 nm
  to 60 nm...

* Until 1030 PM EDT.

* At 827 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over C A T Buoy,
  or 10 nm east of Saint Catherines Sound, moving southeast at 25
  knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 35 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Tug Rio Caroni...                 Buoy B L...
  Sayler Barge...                   Buoy K C...
  Doboy Sound Buoy D...             Buoy J...
  K T K Buoy...                     Sapelo Channelbuoy 3...
  Tug Senasqua...                   D U A Buoy...
  Latex Barge...                    Buoy L...
  Sailboat Jupiter...               Buoy B H...
  Motherlode Barge...               C A T Buoy...
  110 Degree Olympic Buoy...        Grays Reef Buoy...
  Tug Rio Apon...                   C C A Buoy...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If caught on the
open water stay below deck if possible, keep away from ungrounded
metal objects.

&&

LAT...LON 3123 8084 3129 8138 3132 8144 3145 8138
      3144 8127 3161 8118 3173 8116 3180 8110
      3192 8064 3146 7995 3142 8004 3111 8028
TIME...MOT...LOC 0027Z 324DEG 25KT 3166 8093

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

NED


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