Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 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

AMZ300-282230-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
BROAD HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT, THEN A STRONGER STORM
SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA MID TO LATE WEEK.

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AMZ330-282230-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.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. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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...74 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-282230-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.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.


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AMZ352-282230-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.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.


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AMZ354-282230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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


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AMZ374-282230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 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 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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


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