Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 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

AMZ300-100030-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE FIRST
HALF OF THE WEEKEND. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY BEFORE
SHIFTING NORTH OF THE AREA. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN LIKELY STALL OUT
OVER OR NEAR THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT INTO MID WEEK BEFORE PUSHING
THROUGH THURSDAY WITH COLDER HIGH PRESSURE TO FOLLOW FOR LATE WEEK.

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AMZ330-100030-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...60 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-100030-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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AMZ352-100030-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


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AMZ354-100030-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


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AMZ374-100030-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
421 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THROUGH LATE
MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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