Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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

AMZ300-292245-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH OFFSHORE AND WILL BECOME STATIONARY
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. THE FRONT
WILL THEN SLOWLY MOVE BACK TOWARDS THE SOUTHEAST COAST LATE IN THE WEEK
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...BRINGING THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME UNSETTLED
WEATHER TO THE LOCAL AREA.

$$

AMZ330-292245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING SE LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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...85 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-292245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ352-292245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ354-292245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

AMZ374-292245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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