Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 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

AMZ300-101800-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 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 BY SUNDAY NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL SHIFT INTO THE
AREA ON MONDAY AND LINGER IN THE VICINITY THROUGH TUESDAY. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH IN THE LATTER PART OF NEXT
WEEK.

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AMZ330-101800-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 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...SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...60 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-101800-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
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.

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AMZ352-101800-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W 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 SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ354-101800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 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 SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S 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...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ374-101800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
946 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 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 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S 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...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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