Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

AMZ300-232000-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
A WEAK COASTAL TROUGH WILL PUSH TO THE GEORGIA COAST SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY.

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AMZ330-232000-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO E 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...78 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-232000-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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AMZ352-232000-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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AMZ354-232000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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AMZ374-232000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1258 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

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