Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS52 KCHS 272229
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
629 PM EDT THU APR 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

AMZ300-281330-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WEAK DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE AREA TONIGHT...FOLLOWED
BY HIGH PRESSURE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...THEN A STORM SYSTEM MIGHT AFFECT THE AREA MID
TO LATE WEEK.

$$

AMZ330-281330-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT.

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...75 DEGREES.

$$

AMZ350-281330-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ352-281330-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ354-281330-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

$$

AMZ374-281330-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
629 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.