Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

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

AMZ300-300630-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY INTO A TROPICAL
STORM AND TRACK FROM THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO NORTHEAST ACROSS
NORTHERN FLORIDA AND OFF THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST LATE IN THE WEEK.
COOLER AND DRIER HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN RETURN FROM THE NORTH THIS
WEEKEND. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST ADVISORY ON TROPICAL DEPRESSION
NINE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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AMZ330-300630-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...85 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-300630-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ352-300630-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ354-300630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ374-300630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1127 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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