Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS52 KCHS 301745 CWFCHS COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 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 AMZ300-310845- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAK COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY AND LIFT NORTH AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT PASSING OVER THE AREA MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN RETURN TO THE REGION TUESDAY BEFORE SHIFTING OFFSHORE AHEAD OF ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO LATE IN THE WEEK. $$ AMZ330-310845- CHARLESTON HARBOR- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES. $$ AMZ350-310845- WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .MON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. $$ AMZ352-310845- WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. $$ AMZ354-310845- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. $$ AMZ374-310845- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM- 1245 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. $$

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