Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 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

AMZ300-231800-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS TO THE SOUTH INTO THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE REGION EARLY SATURDAY...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE
THROUGH MONDAY.

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AMZ330-231800-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS
5 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...60 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-231800-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ352-231800-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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AMZ354-231800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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AMZ374-231800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO
6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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