Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

AMZ300-110830-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL UNTIL THE DEVELOPMENT AND PASSAGE OF A
COASTAL TROUGH INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN SHIFT INTO
THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE LINGERING IN THE VICINITY THROUGH MID
WEEK. THE FRONT WILL PUSH OFFSHORE WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND BE FOLLOWED
BY COOLER TEMPERATURES FOR LATE WEEK.

$$

AMZ330-110830-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...58 DEGREES.

$$

AMZ350-110830-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ352-110830-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ354-110830-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ374-110830-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1220 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$


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