760  
FZUS52 KCHS 232247  
CWFCHS  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 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  
 
AMZ300-241030-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA  
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...  
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE FORECAST AREA TONIGHT.  
THEN ON SUNDAY, A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH FROM THE WEST AND  
MOVE OFFSHORE IN THE EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO  
PREVAIL INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AND AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE  
COULD PASS OFF THE COAST LATE IN THE WEEK.  
 

 
 
AMZ330-241030-  
CHARLESTON HARBOR-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 KT, BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG THIS EVENING. AREAS OF FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. FOG LOCALLY DENSE WITH VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.   
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  
AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1/4 NM OR  
LESS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 KT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 KT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 KT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED, WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE 58 DEGREES.  
 

 
 
AMZ350-241030-  
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN  
BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS.   
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT, BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY IN  
THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO  
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ352-241030-  
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
   
..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST SUNDAY
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN  
BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT,  
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE  
MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS  
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT, BECOMING NE 5 TO  
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ354-241030-  
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM, INCLUDING  
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
   
..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST SUNDAY
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WIDESPREAD  
DENSE FOG. VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1/4 NM OR  
LESS IN THE MORNING.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT, BECOMING NE 5 TO  
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ374-241030-  
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
547 PM EST SAT FEB 23 2019  
   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS  
EVENING. PATCHY FOG, LOCALLY DENSE WITH VSBY 1/4 NM OR LESS,  
MAINLY W PORTIONS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT,  
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT, BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
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