Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 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

AMZ300-140000-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN REMAIN IN CONTROL EARLY NEXT WEEK BEFORE A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM IMPACTS THE REGION LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN RETURN AND PERSIST MID TO LATE NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-140000-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-140000-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DECREASING
TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


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AMZ352-140000-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...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.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


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AMZ354-140000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT THIS MORNING...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


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AMZ374-140000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
356 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


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