154  
FZUS52 KCHS 162245  
CWFCHS  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
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  
 
AMZ300-171015-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA  
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...  
DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE WEST AND PREVAIL INTO  
THURSDAY. A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH  
THURSDAY NIGHT. A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM WILL THEN IMPACT THE AREA  
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
AMZ330-171015-  
CHARLESTON HARBOR-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT, BECOMING N 5 KT LATE.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.  
 
UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED, WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE 56 DEGREES.  
 

 
 
AMZ350-171015-  
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING N LATE THIS EVENING.  
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN  
SEAS 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT, BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
AMZ352-171015-  
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING.  
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN  
SEAS 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT, BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
AMZ354-171015-  
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM, INCLUDING  
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING. SEAS 1 TO  
2 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN SEAS  
1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT,  
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
AMZ374-171015-  
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
545 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING N LATE THIS EVENING. SEAS  
2 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT, BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
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