Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
510 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHARLESTON HARBOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA EXTENDING FROM 20 NM TO
  40 NM...
  WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
  20 NM TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 509 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...LOCATED NEAR FRIPP
  INLET BUOY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  JOE SHUFORD REEF...GENERAL GORDON...R7 TOWER...LOWCOUNTRY
  ANGLERS...AIR FORCE REEF...FRIPP ISLAND REEF...HILTON HEAD REEF...
  HECTOR REEF...EDISTO SIXTY REEF...DEVEAUX BANK...CAPE ROMAIN
  REEF...FRIPP ISLAND WRECK...BULL BREAKERS...EDISTO FORTY REEF...
  CAPERS REEF...BEAUFORT 45 FEET REEF...CAPERS MID SHELF...WHITEWATER
  REEF...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL AND HUNTING ISLAND REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3246 7898 3195 7987 3171 8014 3205 8091
      3233 8045 3255 8055 3253 8053 3249 8042
      3259 8040 3247 8042 3248 8034 3261 8000
      3273 7987 3280 7993 3280 7973 3303 7954
      3304 7954 3301 7936 3312 7928 3280 7863
TIME...MOT...LOC 2109Z 240DEG 49KT 3228 8056

$$


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