Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
833 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

AMZ354-190100-
833 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING OFF THE FAR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
COAST...

AT 832 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS AND SMALL
HAIL. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16
NM NORTHWEST OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND TO 11 NM SOUTH OF A L T BUOY...
MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

MARINE LOCATIONS IN AND AROUND...
D R H BUOY...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...JOHN BIRD...A L T BUOY AND TUG RIO
CARONI WILL BE IMPACTED THROUGH 900 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 30
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY BE REQUIRED. SPECIAL MARINE WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR
THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...PENNY SIZED HAIL OR
LARGER...AND WATERSPOUTS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO ALL
HAZARDS AND COAST GUARD BROADCASTS FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON.

&&

LAT...LON 3136 8137 3134 8137 3132 8129 3137 8128
      3139 8132 3136 8134 3137 8136 3139 8134
      3141 8139 3140 8132 3143 8132 3138 8127
      3148 8120 3132 8091 3124 8094 3130 8137
      3129 8141 3133 8138 3135 8142

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