Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 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

AMZ300-310530-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE ALONG WITH AN INLAND TROUGH WILL PREVAIL INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BECOME SUPPRESSED FURTHER
TO THE SOUTH WHICH COULD ALLOW A WEAK COLD FRONT TO APPROACH FROM
THE NORTH BY THE MIDDLE PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-310530-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON... THEN BECOMING S 15 KT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT EARLY...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A 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...87 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-310530-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON
AND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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AMZ352-310530-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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AMZ354-310530-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

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

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AMZ374-310530-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1029 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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