Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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

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1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED
BY ANOTHER HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING FROM THE WEST OVER THE WEEKEND.
THE HIGH WILL SETTLE ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COAST EARLY NEXT
WEEK...BEFORE SHIFTING OFFSHORE DURING THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES.

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CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...72 DEGREES.

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WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1101 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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