Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

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

AMZ300-190630-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL THROUGH FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE GULF COAST FRIDAY AND TRACK UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST THIS
WEEKEND. UNSETTLED CONDITIONS WILL THEN PREVAIL EARLY NEXT WEEK AS
A MORE SIGNIFICANT AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS WEST OF THE
REGION AND MOVES THROUGH BY THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

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AMZ330-190630-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-190630-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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AMZ352-190630-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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AMZ354-190630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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AMZ374-190630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1020 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.


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