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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KCHS 240126
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 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

AMZ300-241630-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL IN THE ATLANTIC LATE THIS WEEK...WHILE AN
INLAND TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE DRAWS CLOSER TO THE COAST THROUGH
FRIDAY. THIS TROUGH WILL DISSIPATE DURING THE WEEKEND..BEFORE A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST EARLY NEXT WEEK AND STALLS NEAR
THE REGION INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.     



AMZ330-241630-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS.

THU
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.

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

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

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

MON NIGHT
SW 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...84 DEGREES.



AMZ350-241630-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

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

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

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



AMZ352-241630-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

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

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

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

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 CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW 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.



AMZ354-241630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

THU
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

FRI
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

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

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

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

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

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

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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



AMZ374-241630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
926 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.

THU
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

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

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

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

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