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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KCHS

FZUS52 KCHS 281034
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

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

AMZ300-290145-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST TODAY...BECOMING
NEARLY STATIONARY AND LINGERING NEARBY WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. THE
FRONT WILL LIFT BACK NORTH ON FRIDAY AS ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA
EARLY NEXT WEEK. 



AMZ330-290145-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

TODAY
VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SOUTH 10 TO 15 KT LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE EVENING.

WED
W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU
W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT 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...83 DEGREES.



AMZ350-290145-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

TODAY
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.



AMZ352-290145-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

TODAY
VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

THU
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

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



AMZ354-290145-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

THU
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

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



AMZ374-290145-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
634 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

WED
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

THU
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

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