Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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

AMZ300-242315-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina
and north coastal Georgia...
Low pressure will cross the area today and will slowly move up
the east coast through mid week. An upper level disturbance will
move over the area Thursday night, followed by a cold front late
week or early this weekend. High pressure will then build over
the region through early next week.

$$

AMZ330-242315-
Charleston Harbor-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers this morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
.THU...N winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. A slight chance of showers.
.SAT...W winds 5 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt.

Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less.

Charleston Harbor water temperature 65 degrees.

$$

AMZ350-242315-
Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 NM-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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

.TODAY...S winds 15 kt, becoming SW late this morning. Seas 6 to
8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft this afternoon. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms this morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to
4 to 6 ft after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to
5 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance
of showers.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Mariners are reminded that winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ352-242315-
Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 NM-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 4 to
6 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to
4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance
of showers.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

AMZ354-242315-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 NM, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to
5 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

AMZ374-242315-
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
708 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft, subsiding to 6 to
8 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, building to 4 ft
after midnight. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$


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