Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 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

AMZ300-012245-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH THROUGH
THURSDAY BEFORE A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ350-012245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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


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AMZ352-012245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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


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AMZ330-012245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W 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.


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AMZ354-012245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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


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AMZ374-012245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
334 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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


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