Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston SC
443 AM EDT Sat Apr 14 2018

AMZ374-141645-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.180415T0400Z-180415T1800Z/
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.A.0005.180415T1800Z-180416T0600Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
443 AM EDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 2 PM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Wind and or wave conditions will be hazardous
  to small craft.

* WINDS...Sunday afternoon through late Sunday night, South 20 to
  30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...Sunday afternoon through late Sunday night, 7 to 10
  feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

During a Small Craft Advisory, inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in
hazardous conditions.

The risk for gale force winds has increased. Mariners should
consider altering plans to avoid possible hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

AMZ330-141645-
/O.EXB.KCHS.GL.A.0005.180415T1600Z-180416T0300Z/
Charleston Harbor-
443 AM EDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Gale
Watch, which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday
evening.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Wind and or wave conditions will be hazardous
  to small craft.

* WINDS...Sunday afternoon through late Sunday evening, South 15
  to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...Around 2 feet, up to 3 feet near the harbor entrance.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

During a Small Craft Advisory, inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in
hazardous conditions.

The risk for gale force winds has increased. Mariners should
consider altering plans to avoid possible hazardous conditions.

&&

$$



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