Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

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

AMZ300-250015-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina
and north coastal Georgia...
High pressure and dry weather will prevail into late this week
before a weak area of low pressure from the south possibly affects
the area and a cold front approaches from the west. High pressure
should then return early next week with cooler temperatures.

$$

AMZ330-250015-
Charleston Harbor-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt in the evening, becoming variable
winds 5 kt.
.FRI...E winds around 5 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. A chance of showers.

Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less.

Charleston Harbor water temperature 73 degrees.

$$

AMZ350-250015-
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 nm-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ352-250015-
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 nm-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ354-250015-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 nm, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ374-250015-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 nm-
508 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft
this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with gusts
to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers with
a slight chance of tstms.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$



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