Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KCHS 191444 CWFCHS COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 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 AMZ300-200545- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA... LOW PRESSURE WILL PUSH OFF THE GEORGIA COAST LATE TODAY THEN WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH OFFSHORE SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD INTO THE REGION MONDAY. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA BY WEDNESDAY... FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH LATE WEEK. $$ AMZ330-200545- CHARLESTON HARBOR- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...64 DEGREES. $$ AMZ350-200545- WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ352-200545- WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ354-200545- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...N WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ374-200545- WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO 60 NM- 1044 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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