Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

AMZ300-210930-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
LOW PRESSURE WELL OFF THE CAROLINA COAST WILL CONTINUE TO DEPART TO
THE EAST TONIGHT. OTHERWISE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
REGION INTO TUESDAY...BEFORE A WEAKENING COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE
AREA TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN PREVAIL THROUGH LATE
WEEK.

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AMZ330-210930-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.

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...63 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-210930-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ352-210930-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ354-210930-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ374-210930-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
941 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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