Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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

AMZ300-261515-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A STRENGTHENING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK NORTHEAST ALONG A
STALLED FRONT OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST TONIGHT...THEN LIFT AWAY FROM
THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE
SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES AND PREVAIL THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-261515-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE
MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...58 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-261515-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.


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AMZ352-261515-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...POSSIBLY HEAVY
AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15
TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.


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AMZ354-261515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...POSSIBLY HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15
TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.


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AMZ374-261515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
704 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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


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