Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

AMZ300-302300-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH GEORGIA
AND THE CAROLINAS THROUGH TONIGHT. ON THE PERIPHERY OF ATLANTIC HIGH
PRESSURE...A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MEANDER OVER THE
SOUTHEAST MOST OF THIS WEEK. LATE THIS WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND...LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE ATLANTIC WHILE WEAK INLAND HIGH
PRESSURE EXPANDS SOUTH AND EAST INTO THE REGION.

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AMZ330-302300-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO EAST 10 TO 15 KT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE 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...84 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-302300-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
 CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ352-302300-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ354-302300-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 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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AMZ374-302300-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
349 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT....BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

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


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