Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 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

AMZ300-040800-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WATERS TODAY WILL SHIFT FURTHER OFFSHORE
TONIGHT AND PREVAIL THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK. AN
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE BAHAMAS...AND
COULD MEANDER OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST MID WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND.


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AMZ330-040800-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...69 DEGREES.

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AMZ350-040800-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ352-040800-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ354-040800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ374-040800-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1248 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...WINDS VARIABLE 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3
FT...MAINLY IN E SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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