Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ300-290045-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MIGRATE ACROSS THE CAROLINAS TODAY AND
CONTINUE OFFSHORE BY THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION
THURSDAY NIGHT...WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN
ITS WAKE THROUGH SATURDAY. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP BY
SUNDAY...THEN LIFT NORTH AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT PASSING OVER THE
AREA MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE REGION NEXT
TUESDAY.

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AMZ330-290045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-290045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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AMZ352-290045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT
IN THE MORNING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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AMZ354-290045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...DIMINISHING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT...THEN 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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AMZ374-290045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
441 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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