Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 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

AMZ300-260200-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TODAY...BUT WILL WEAKEN BY
LATE MONDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE FRONT WILL CROSS
THE AREA AND PUSH OFF THE COAST BY MID WEEK...AND HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVER THE REGION BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

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AMZ330-260200-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.

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...81 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-260200-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ352-260200-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO NE 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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AMZ354-260200-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO NE 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ374-260200-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
658 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO NE 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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