Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 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

AMZ300-272045-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER OVER THE REGION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. A
WEAK COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO STALL ACROSS THE AREA EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

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AMZ330-272045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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...77 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-272045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

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AMZ352-272045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$

AMZ354-272045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

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AMZ374-272045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
132 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$



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