Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 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

AMZ300-062330-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THROUGH SUNDAY. AN
UNSETTLED PATTERN WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN A STATIONARY FRONT SOUTH
AND EAST OF THE REGION AND HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED TO THE NORTH FOR
MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-062330-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-062330-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT IN
THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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AMZ352-062330-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15
TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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AMZ354-062330-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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AMZ374-062330-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
330 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.


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