Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 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

AMZ300-291245-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
TROPICAL STORM BONNIE WILL MOVE ONSHORE ALONG THE LOWER SOUTH CAROLINA
COAST SUNDAY MORNING...THEN MOVE SLOWLY NORTHEAST THROUGH TUESDAY.
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION LATE NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-291245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE WINDS 15 KT...
BECOMING E 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...
BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 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...77 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-291245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...
BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. SW WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ352-291245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE WINDS 25 TO
35 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...
BECOMING 30 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ354-291245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ374-291245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
542 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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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