Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 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

AMZ300-211715-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE WATERS OVERNIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TUESDAY NIGHT...WITH HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDING IN ITS WAKE THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK.

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CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...74 DEGREES.

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WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS...BECOMING SCATTERED.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS...BECOMING SCATTERED.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ354-211715-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1006 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS...BECOMING
SCATTERED.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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