Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 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

AMZ300-291045-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
THE REMNANTS OF A COASTAL FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO DISSIPATE NEAR THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY. ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN
IN PLACE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. TROPICAL CYCLONE ERIKA COULD IMPACT
THE SOUTHEAST U.S. BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. REFER TO THE LATEST
ADVISORY ON ERIKA ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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AMZ330-291045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND 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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AMZ350-291045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ352-291045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ354-291045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ374-291045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
343 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS LATE.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY EARLY
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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