CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 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

AMZ300-200930-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
LOW PRESSURE WILL SHIFT OFF THE GEORGIA COAST TONIGHT...THEN
GRADUALLY MOVE AWAY FROM COAST SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY
BUILD INTO THE REGION MONDAY. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
THROUGH THE AREA BY WEDNESDAY...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH
LATE WEEK.

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AMZ330-200930-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT EARLY...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE 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...63 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-200930-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NE 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE 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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AMZ352-200930-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ354-200930-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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AMZ374-200930-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
642 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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