Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 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

AMZ300-142230-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina
and north coastal Georgia...
High pressure will persist across the region today. A dry cold
front will push through Friday night before high pressure returns
Saturday and Sunday. Another cold front will arrive Monday into
Tuesday before shifting offshore on Wednesday. High pressure
should then persist into late week.

$$

AMZ330-142230-
Charleston Harbor-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 kt.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.SAT...NW winds 5 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds variable less than 5 kt.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers.

Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less.

Charleston Harbor water temperature 53 degrees.

$$

AMZ350-142230-
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 NM-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming SW
10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2
to 3 ft after midnight.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
in the morning, then seas 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ352-142230-
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 NM-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, becoming SW
10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2
ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.


$$

AMZ354-142230-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 NM, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ374-142230-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
601 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft
in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$


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