Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS52 KCHS 211941 CWFCHS COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 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 AMZ300-221045- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA... THE REGION WILL REMAIN BETWEEN ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE AND AN INLAND TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE THROUGH FRIDAY. A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL ADVANCE THROUGH THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD FROM THE NORTH THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. $$ AMZ330-221045- CHARLESTON HARBOR- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES. $$ AMZ350-221045- WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ352-221045- WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ354-221045- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ374-221045- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM- 341 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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