Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
452 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

AMZ352-354-192115-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150419T2115Z/
452 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM ...
INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...

AT 450 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM FRIPP INLET BUOY TO SAPELO CHANNELBUOY
3...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BUOY TENDER SAGEBRUSH...GENERAL GORDON...BUOY B L...C A T BUOY...BUOY
B H...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...TUG ELMIRA...EDISTO
SIXTY REEF...DOBOY SOUND BUOY D...SAPELO CHANNELBUOY 3...CHANNEL BUOY
5...TUG RIO APON...110 DEGREE OLYMPIC BUOY...D U A BUOY...FRIPP
ISLAND WRECK...SEA BUOY OS...SEA BUOY 2W...FERRY BOAT JANET AND
BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF.

AT 445 PM EDT...THESE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED A WIND GUST TO 32 KNOTS
ON TYBLEE ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
GEORGIA...SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL
WATERS.

LAT...LON 3143 8131 3148 8120 3172 8113 3197 8086
      3205 8089 3223 8063 3228 8065 3233 8045
      3240 8043 3251 8051 3249 8037 3259 8040
      3248 8034 3229 7992 3221 8011 3187 8055
      3160 8079 3130 8093 3136 8134 3137 8134
TIME...MOT...LOC 2050Z 222DEG 46KT 3235 8048 3154 8115

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