Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 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

AMZ300-111115-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL UNTIL THE PASSAGE OF A COASTAL
TROUGH INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL THEN SHIFT
INTO THE AREA TUESDAY BEFORE LINGERING IN THE VICINITY THROUGH
MID WEEK. THE FRONT WILL PUSH OFFSHORE WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND BE
FOLLOWED BY COOLER TEMPERATURES FOR LATE WEEK.

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AMZ330-111115-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT 10 KT NEAR THE HARBOR
ENTRANCE.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...59 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-111115-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ352-111115-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW 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 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ354-111115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT 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 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ374-111115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
311 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A 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 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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