Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 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

AMZ300-250130-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina
and north coastal Georgia...
A cold front will gradually move through the area this weekend,
moving off the coast Monday. Drier high pressure will build in from
the northwest for much of next week.

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AMZ330-250130-
Charleston Harbor-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 15 kt, except 15 to 20 kt near the harbor
entrance. Waves to 1 to 2 ft near the harbor entrance.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Showers and tstms likely.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Showers and
tstms likely.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. A
chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt.
.WED...NE winds 10 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt.

Mariners are reminded that winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less.

Charleston Harbor water temperature 83 degrees.

$$

AMZ350-250130-
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 nm-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt early, subsiding
to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to
5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms in the evening, then showers and tstms
likely after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, subsiding to 2 ft after
midnight. Showers and tstms likely.
.MON...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ352-250130-
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 nm-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 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.
Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.MON...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ354-250130-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 nm...including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in the
afternoon. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ374-250130-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 nm-
626 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers and tstms
after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, subsiding to 3 ft in
the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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