Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 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

AMZ300-292000-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE ALONG WITH AN INLAND TROUGH WILL PREVAIL INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BECOME SUPPRESSED FURTHER
TO THE SOUTH WHICH COULD ALLOW A WEAK COLD FRONT TO APPROACH FROM
THE NORTH BY THE MIDDLE PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-292000-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT EARLY.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 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...87 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-292000-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY...BECOMING
SW 15 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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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AMZ352-292000-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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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AMZ354-292000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT...THEN BECOMING S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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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AMZ374-292000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
355 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING BECOMING S KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 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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