Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
552 PM 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

AMZ300-141400-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION TONIGHT...REMAINING IN
CONTROL UNTIL EARLY NEXT WEEK. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IMPACTS THE
REGION MONDAY INTO TUESDAY FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE RETURNING MID
TO LATE NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-141400-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...50 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-141400-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.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 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY 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 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING W 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ352-141400-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.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.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ354-141400-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING 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.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ374-141400-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
552 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 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 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.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.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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