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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1029 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

AMZ330-350-352-374-301800-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150130T1800Z/
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1029 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
545 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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

AMZ330-310145-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
545 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES BUILDING 1 TO 2 FT...HIGHEST NEAR THE HARBOR
ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...52 DEGREES.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
545 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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

AMZ350-310145-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
545 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
431 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-310945-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
431 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AS A FRONT PUSHES INTO SOUTH
GEORGIA. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH ARE
EXPECTED...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF NORTH
GEORGIA COULD SEE GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 MPH.

THESE WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH DRY SOILS TO CREATE HIGH FIRE DANGER
ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

A DISTURBANCE WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS TO THE AREA
SUNDAY INTO EARLY MONDAY...RAIN TOTALS EXPECTED BETWEEN ONE INCH
AND HALF AN INCH. WHILE TEMPERATURES SHOULD BE TOO WARM FOR
WINTRY PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE MAJORITY OF THE AREA...A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW CANNOT BE RULED OUT FOR PORTIONS OF FAR
NORTH GEORGIA EARLY SUNDAY AND ALSO MONDAY MORNING AS THE SYSTEM
EXITS EASTWARD. LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED. ANOTHER
SYSTEM MID WEEK WILL BRING A SMALL CHANCE FOR RAIN OR SNOW
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY MORNINGS. PLEASE KEEP MONITORING FOR
FUTURE UPDATES. OTHERWISE NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
354 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-311000-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-
JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-
RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
354 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

BEHIND A COLD FRONT...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS
AROUND 35 MPH. LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE PUSHED AROUND
BY THE WIND. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE IN THE DAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

DJF

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