Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 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

AMZ300-310500-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
TROPICAL DEPRESSION BONNIE WILL MEANDER ALONG COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
TODAY BEFORE SLOWLY MOVING NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE AREA THROUGH
MID WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE REGION LATE WEEK AND
STALL OVER OR NEAR THE AREA.

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AMZ330-310500-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN
THE EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 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...77 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-310500-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SW N OF CHARLESTON
HARBOR. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT SW N OF CHARLESTON HARBOR...BECOMING
NW 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 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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AMZ352-310500-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 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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AMZ354-310500-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E 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 IN THE EVENING.
.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.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 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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AMZ374-310500-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
951 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 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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