Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 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

AMZ300-071545-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY...BEFORE IT SHIFTS INTO THE ATLANTIC FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK. AN
UNSETTLED PATTERN WILL THEN DEVELOP BETWEEN A STATIONARY FRONT SOUTH
AND EAST OF THE REGION AND HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED TO THE NORTH FROM
LATE MONDAY OR MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-071545-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...51 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-071545-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ352-071545-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ354-071545-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ374-071545-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
738 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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