Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 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

AMZ300-300545-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXPAND WESTWARD THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND
PERSIST INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. AN INLAND TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE COULD DEVELOP IN THE MID WEEK TIME PERIOD.

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AMZ350-300545-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ352-300545-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ330-300545-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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...83 DEGREES.

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AMZ354-300545-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ374-300545-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1031 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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