Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 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

AMZ300-271245-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
WEAK LOW WILL MOVE UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL SLOWLY APPROACH THE REGION TUESDAY...THEN STALL OVER THE AREA
WEDNESDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL FORM OVER THE MID ATLANTIC WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...USHERING THE FRONT OFF THE COAST THURSDAY MORNING. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

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AMZ330-271245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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...81 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-271245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ352-271245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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AMZ354-271245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ374-271245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
543 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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