Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

AMZ300-271015-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WEAK DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT,
FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT WILL
AFFECT THE AREA MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE
REBUILDS.

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AMZ330-271015-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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...74 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-271015-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ352-271015-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ354-271015-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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AMZ374-271015-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
304 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


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