Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston SC
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

AMZ374-151600-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-180415T1800Z/
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0005.180415T1800Z-180416T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0006.180415T1800Z-180416T0600Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM EDT
MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 2 AM EDT
Monday. The Gale Watch is no longer in effect.

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

* WINDS...South to southwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35
  kt this afternoon and evening.

* 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.

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

&&

$$

AMZ330-151600-
/O.EXB.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.180415T1200Z-180415T1600Z/
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0005.180415T1600Z-180416T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0006.180415T1600Z-180415T2200Z/
Charleston Harbor-
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
EDT TODAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM EDT this
evening. A Small Craft Advisory has also been issued. This Small
Craft Advisory is in effect from 8 AM this morning to noon EDT
today. The Gale Watch is no longer in effect.

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

* WINDS...South 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon.

* WAVES...2 to 3 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.

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

&&

$$

AMZ350-151600-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.180415T1400Z-180415T2200Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0006.180415T2200Z-180416T1100Z/
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 NM-
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EDT
MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 7 AM EDT
Monday.

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

* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this
  evening and tonight.

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

$$

AMZ354-151600-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.180415T1400Z-180417T0000Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 NM, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
8 PM EDT MONDAY...

* 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.

&&

$$

AMZ352-151600-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0030.180415T1400Z-180417T0000Z/
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 NM-
319 AM EDT Sun Apr 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY...

* 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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