Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

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

AMZ300-280230-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER OVER THE REGION THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. A
WEAK COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO STALL ACROSS THE AREA EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

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AMZ330-280230-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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...77 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-280230-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$

AMZ352-280230-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$

AMZ354-280230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$

AMZ374-280230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
724 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$



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