Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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

AMZ300-292045-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH OFFSHORE THROUGH
SUNRISE AND BECOME STATIONARY SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. THE FRONT WILL THEN SLOWLY MOVE
BACK TOWARDS THE SOUTHEAST COAST AS A COASTAL TROUGH LATE IN THE
WEEK THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...BRINGING THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME
UNSETTLED WEATHER.

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AMZ330-292045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE 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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AMZ350-292045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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AMZ352-292045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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


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AMZ354-292045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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


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AMZ374-292045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
140 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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