Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 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

AMZ300-301045-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A COLD FRONT WILL STALL ALONG OR JUST OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. THE
FRONT WILL LINGER NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION
THEREAFTER.

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AMZ330-301045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY
IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT 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...82 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-301045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ352-301045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ354-301045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ374-301045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
343 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 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.


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