Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1232 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

AMZ352-010500-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150401T0500Z/
1232 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...

AT 1231 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS AND NICKEL HAIL...LOCATED
OVER HUNTING ISLAND REEF...OR 8 NM SOUTHEAST OF FRIPP INLET
BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...BETSY ROSS REEF...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...GENERAL
GORDON...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...HUNTING ISLAND REEF...FISH AMERICA
AND FRIPP ISLAND REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS...NICKEL HAIL...HIGH
WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3221 8068 3223 8063 3225 8065 3227 8065
      3226 8063 3227 8057 3232 8047 3237 8044
      3240 8014 3229 7991 3228 7997 3222 8010
      3208 8020 3201 8029 3198 8037 3213 8075
TIME...MOT...LOC 0431Z 270DEG 42KT 3225 8033

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