Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
202 AM EDT MON AUG 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

AMZ300-292115-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED TO THE NORTH WILL PREVAIL INTO MONDAY. THEN
THROUGH MID WEEK...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS EXPECTED TO TRACK
NORTHWARD THROUGH THE GULF OF MEXICO. BY LATE WEEK...THE SYSTEM IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS FLORIDA AND OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST AS A
TROPICAL STORM. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST ADVISORY ON TROPICAL
DEPRESSION NINE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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AMZ330-292115-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 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...86 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-292115-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ352-292115-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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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AMZ354-292115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 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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AMZ374-292115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
202 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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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