Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 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

AMZ300-282015-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PULL FARTHER OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. A
COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATE MONDAY AND
MONDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE AREA TUESDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY...BEFORE MOVING INTO THE ATLANTIC LATE IN THE
WEEK. A COLD FRONT COULD APPROACH NEXT WEEKEND.

$$

AMZ330-282015-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-282015-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY
IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING... THEN PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

AMZ352-282015-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING... THEN PATCHY
FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

AMZ354-282015-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG
DEVELOPING.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING... THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

AMZ374-282015-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1206 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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