NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1:57 PM Thursday March 5
W2.dense fog advisory in effect until 5 pm this afternoon, , gale warning in effect from 6 pm this evening through friday morning, rest of today, southwest winds 15 knots.W2 seas 4 to 5 feet.W2 widespread dense fog late this morning and early afternoon.W2 areas of fog late.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms late.W2 visibility 1/4 nautical miles or less late this morning and early afternoon.W2 tonight, northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots, becoming north after midnight.W2 seas 4 to 5 feet, building to 4 to 6 feet after midnight.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.W2 friday, northeast winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots, becoming north 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 5 to 7 feet, subsiding to 4 to 6 feet in the afternoon.W2 periods of drizzle with a slight chance of showers in the morning, then a slight chance of showers with patchy drizzle in the afternoon.W2 friday night, north winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 knots.W2 seas 4 to 5 feet, subsiding to 3 to 4 feet after midnight.W2 saturday, northeast winds 15 knots, becoming east 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet.W2 saturday night, south winds 5 knots, becoming west after midnight.W2 seas 2 to 3 feet.W2 sunday, east winds around 5 knots.W2 seas 2 to 3 feet.W2 sunday night, southwest winds around 5 knots.W2 seas 2 feet.W2 a chance of rain.W2 monday, north winds 10 knots.W2 seas 2 to 3 feet.W2 a chance of rain.W2 monday night, northeast winds 5 to 10 knots.W2 seas 2 to 3 feet.W2 a chance of showers.W2 mariners are reminded that winds and seas can be higher in and near thunderstorms.W2