Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 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

AMZ300-291830-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
TROPICAL STORM BONNIE WILL MOVE ONSHORE ALONG THE LOWER SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY MORNING...THEN MOVE SLOWLY NORTHEAST THROUGH
TUESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION LATE NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-291830-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE WINDS 25 TO
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 10 KT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 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...77 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-291830-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E WINDS 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. E WINDS 30 TO 35
KT...WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. S WINDS 30 TO 35
KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ352-291830-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NE WINDS
15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT
...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ354-291830-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. N WINDS 15
TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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AMZ374-291830-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1130 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS. N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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


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