CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 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

AMZ300-270845-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST THIS AFTERNOON
AND WILL TRACK NORTHEAST TONIGHT. A REINFORCING COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH LATE TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
PREVAIL DURING MID WEEK...BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH
THE AREA ON FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN PREVAIL THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

$$

AMZ350-270845-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ352-270845-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ330-270845-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2
FT...HIGHEST NEAR THE HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
HIGHEST NEAR THE HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...53 DEGREES.

$$

AMZ354-270845-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ374-270845-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1243 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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