Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston SC
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

AMZ352-160345-
/O.UPG.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-180417T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KCHS.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180416T0600Z/
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 NM-
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect until 2 AM EDT Monday. The Small
Craft Advisory is no longer in effect.

* WINDS...South 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Gale force winds are imminent or occurring. Mariners should alter
plans to avoid these hazardous conditions. Remain in port or seek
safe harbor.

&&

$$

AMZ374-160345-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180416T0600Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...South 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Gale force winds are imminent or occurring. Mariners should alter
plans to avoid these hazardous conditions. Remain in port or seek
safe harbor.

&&

$$

AMZ330-152200-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180415T2200Z/
Charleston Harbor-
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...South 20 kt with gusts to 35 kt.

* WAVES...2 to 3 ft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Gale force winds are imminent or occurring. Mariners should alter
plans to avoid these hazardous conditions. Remain in port or seek
safe harbor.

&&

$$

AMZ350-160345-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180416T1100Z/
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 NM-
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...South 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 kt, becoming W.

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Gale force winds are imminent or occurring. Mariners should alter
plans to avoid these hazardous conditions. Remain in port or seek
safe harbor.

&&

$$

AMZ354-160345-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-180417T0500Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 NM, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
331 PM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...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.

&&

$$



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