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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KCHS 020439
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 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

AMZ300-021945-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A STATIONARY FRONT WILL LINGER NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...STEERING TROPICAL STORM BERTHA OUT TO
SEA...AND ALSO BRINGING UNSETTLED WEATHER TO THE LOCAL AREA. REFER
TO THE LATEST ADVISORY ON BERTHA FROM THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
  



AMZ330-021945-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.

SUN
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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

TUE
S WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 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...84 DEGREES.



AMZ350-021945-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
MORNING.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE
S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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



AMZ352-021945-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

SUN
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

MON
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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



AMZ354-021945-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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

MON
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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

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



AMZ374-021945-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1239 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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

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