481  
FZUS72 KCHS 171242  
MWSCHS  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
842 AM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
AMZ330-350-352-354-171600-  
CHARLESTON HARBOR-  
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-  
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-  
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM, INCLUDING  
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
842 AM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS AND INLAND  
WATERWAYS THIS MORNING...  
 
CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE FOR THE FORMATION OF WATERSPOUTS  
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND  
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA THROUGH NOON AS LIGHT WINDS CONTINUE TO IMPACT  
THE REGION. THE RISK FOR WATERSPOUTS WILL BE GREATEST NEAR  
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND LINES OF TOWERING CLOUDS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF WATERSPOUTS OCCUR, MOVE YOUR BOAT AWAY FROM THE WATERSPOUT.  
REMEMBER THAT WATERSPOUTS CAN DEVELOP RAPIDLY AND PRODUCE WINDS  
AND SEAS THAT ARE DANGEROUS FOR VESSELS AND EVERYONE ONBOARD.  
 
REPORT WATERSPOUTS TO THE COAST GUARD AND ASK THEM TO RELAY THE  
REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.  
 

 
 

 
 
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