Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

AMZ300-161745-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY. A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE COULD IMPACT THE AREA AS IT PASSES
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE NEARBY ATLANTIC LATE IN THE WEEK...BEFORE HIGH
PRESSURE RETURNS FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2
FT...BUILDING 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...67 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-161745-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ352-161745-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ354-161745-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1035 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING N
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
THEN AROUND 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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