Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
152 PM EDT WED APR 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 152 PM EDT...METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 35 KT...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 NM NORTHWEST OF N. EDISTO
  NEARSHORE REEF TO 6 NM NORTHWEST OF FRIPP INLET BUOY...MOVING EAST
  AT 30 KT.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EDISTO SIXTY REEF...EDISTO FORTY REEF...DEVEAUX BANK...PELICAN
  BANK...N. EDISTO NEARSHORE REEF...CHARLESTON COASTAL ANGLERS...
  KIAWAH REEF...LOWCOUNTRY ANGLERS...RATTLESNAKE SHOAL...AIR FORCE
  REEF AND CHARLESTON NEARSHORE REEF.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3230 7995 3233 8046 3240 8043 3252 8051
      3252 8042 3254 8042 3247 8040 3251 8037
      3255 8042 3248 8033 3256 8020 3261 8000
      3268 7989 3276 7986 3277 7958
TIME...MOT...LOC 1752Z 267DEG 32KT 3270 8037 3241 8056

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