Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 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

AMZ300-291515-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA TONIGHT AND WILL
CROSS THE WATERS FRIDAY...THEN WILL SHIFT OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE
OVER THE WEEKEND. LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK TO OUR NORTH SUNDAY...
BRINGING UNSETTLED CONDITIONS TO THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
GENERALLY PREVAIL EARLY NEXT WEEK. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE AREA MID WEEK WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE UNSETTLED
WEATHER.

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AMZ330-291515-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT LATE. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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...73 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-291515-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ352-291515-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ354-291515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ374-291515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
808 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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