Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 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

AMZ300-150800-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL THEN IMPACT THE REGION LATE MONDAY INTO EARLY TUESDAY
FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.


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AMZ330-150800-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 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...48 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-150800-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO E 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING W 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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AMZ352-150800-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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AMZ354-150800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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AMZ374-150800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1153 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING W 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

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