Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 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

AMZ300-020530-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE SOUTHEAST THIS
WEEK. THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTH...AND A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP OVER OR CLOSE TO COASTAL WATERS.

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AMZ330-020530-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 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...82 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-020530-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...THEN BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ352-020530-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ354-020530-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.

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

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AMZ374-020530-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1019 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE THIS MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.

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

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