NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1:05 AM Thursday MAY 7
W2.small craft advisory in effect until 6 am early this morning, , gale watch in effect from 6 am this morning through this afternoon, rest of tonight, northeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots, becoming north.W2 seas 4 to 7 feet, building to 5 to 8 feet.W2 a slight chance of showers late.W2 thursday, north winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots.W2 seas 5 to 8 feet.W2 showers likely.W2 thursday night, north winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet.W2 showers likely.W2 friday, north winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, subsiding to 4 to 5 feet in the afternoon.W2 showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 friday night, north winds 15 knots.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 saturday, northwest winds 15 knots, becoming northeast in the afternoon.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet, building to 4 to 5 feet in the afternoon.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 saturday night, northeast winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming northwest with gusts to 20 knots 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 sunday, west winds 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 sunday night and monday, southwest winds 5 to 10 knots.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet.W2 a slight chance of showers.W2 monday night, southwest winds 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 3 to 4 feet.W2 a slight chance of showers.W2 mariners are reminded that winds and seas can be higher in and near thunderstorms.W2