CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

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

AMZ300-041115-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER ACROSS THE REGION THIS WEEKEND, THEN WILL
SLIDE OFF THE COAST ON MONDAY. A COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO SWEEP
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO BUILD ACROSS
THE DEEP SOUTH THROUGH THE REST OF THE WORK WEEK.

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AMZ330-041115-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 KT LATE THIS EVENING.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...63 DEGREES.


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AMZ350-041115-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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


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AMZ352-041115-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT LATE THIS EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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


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AMZ354-041115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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


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AMZ374-041115-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
312 PM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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


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