CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 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

AMZ300-220300-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE REST OF THIS
WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH OFFSHORE SATURDAY.

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AMZ330-220300-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 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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AMZ350-220300-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

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AMZ352-220300-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW 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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AMZ354-220300-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW 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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AMZ374-220300-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
650 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

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