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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KCHS 290734
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

AMZ300-292245-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL TODAY. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH ON SATURDAY BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE RE-
DEVELOPS SUNDAY AND PERSISTS UNTIL A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT AFFECTS
THE AREA FOR MID WEEK.



AMZ330-292245-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

SUN
E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SE WINDS 10 KT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A 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...79 DEGREES.



AMZ350-292245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ352-292245-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ354-292245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ374-292245-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
334 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.