Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Charleston SC
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 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

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310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina
and north coastal Georgia...
Several dry cold fronts will move through the area tonight
through Saturday night. High pressure will then prevail into late
next week.

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Charleston Harbor-
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt through early
evening, then SW 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 kt in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt.
.TUE...SE winds 5 kt.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt.

Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less.

Charleston Harbor water temperature 68 degrees.

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Waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 NM-
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts
to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft
after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 NM-
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 NM, including
Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary-
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 to
60 NM-
310 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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