Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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000 FZUS52 KCHS 241519 CWFCHS COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 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 AMZ300-250630- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA... A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL SHIFT TOWARD THE COAST LATE TODAY AND MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL THEN MEANDER OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST TUESDAY...BEFORE AN OFFSHORE LOW SYSTEM DEVELOPS ON THE FRONT AND PULLS THE FEATURE FURTHER INTO THE ATLANTIC ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN PREVAIL FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. $$ AMZ330-250630- CHARLESTON HARBOR- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. .THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...57 DEGREES. $$ AMZ350-250630- WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... .TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. .WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ352-250630- WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING... .TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ354-250630- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ374-250630- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM- 1019 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... .TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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