Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 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

AMZ300-120045-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL TODAY UNTIL THE PASSAGE OF A COASTAL
TROUGH TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN SHIFT INTO THE AREA MONDAY
NIGHT BEFORE STALLING AND THEN LINGERING THROUGH MID WEEK. THE FRONT
WILL PUSH OFFSHORE WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND BE FOLLOWED BY COLDER HIGH
PRESSURE FOR LATE WEEK. ANOTHER COASTAL TROUGH AND COLD FRONT WILL
LIKELY BRING UNSETTLED WEATHER BACK INTO THE AREA NEXT WEEKEND.

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AMZ330-120045-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...57 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-120045-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

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


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AMZ352-120045-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


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AMZ354-120045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SW 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.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


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AMZ374-120045-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
433 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE.
SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.


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