Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 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

AMZ300-222245-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LINGER OVER THE AREA TODAY BEFORE
DISSIPATING TONIGHT. ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD OVER
THE REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ330-222245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 KT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT 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...83 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-222245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 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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AMZ352-222245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ354-222245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ374-222245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
335 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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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