CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 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

AMZ300-020630-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH THROUGH THE REGION TODAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS FROM THE NORTH INTO TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
SHIFT OFF THE EASTERN SEABOARD THURSDAY. A ROBUST COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE REGION SATURDAY...FOLLOWED BY COOLER HIGH PRESSURE
THROUGH SUNDAY. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT INTO THE ATLANTIC AND WILL
PUSH WARMER AND MORE HUMID AIR INTO THE REGION THROUGH THE FIRST
HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ330-020630-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT KT...BECOMING NE EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON... THEN BECOMING E 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

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...60 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-020630-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ352-020630-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ354-020630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

$$

AMZ374-020630-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1118 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

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