Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

AMZ300-230230-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTH TODAY...GRADUALLY
SHIFTING INTO THE WESTERN ATLANTIC. IT WILL REMAIN THE DOMINANT
WEATHER FEATURE THROUGH LATE NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-230230-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...78 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-230230-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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AMZ352-230230-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ354-230230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE 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 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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AMZ374-230230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
722 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

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