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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KCHS 190849
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

AMZ300-200000-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL TODAY. UNSETTLED WEATHER IS EXPECTED
LATER TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AS SEVERAL DISTURBANCES SHIFT
OVER THE REGION. A COLD FRONT WILL EVENTUALLY SHIFT THROUGH THE
AREA ON WEDNESDAY WITH DRYER CONDITIONS TO FOLLOW THROUGH LATE
WEEK.



AMZ350-200000-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 



AMZ352-200000-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 



AMZ330-200000-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 KT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
N WINDS 10 KT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
E WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...55 DEGREES.



AMZ354-200000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 



AMZ374-200000-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
349 AM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.