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(Longitude W81° 17', Latitude N31° 23')

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Universal Time - 5h
Sun
Begin civil twilight06:44
Sunrise07:11
Sun Overhead12:16
Sunset17:22
End civil twilight17:49
Moon
Moonrise12:19
Moon Overhead18:08
Moonset00:02 on following day
Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on December 7, 2016 at 04:03
Phase of the Moon on December 6, 2016: Waxing Crescent with 43% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

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FZUS52 KCHS 061541
CWFCHS

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

AMZ300-070645-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING...THEN A
COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BUILD IN THROUGH THURSDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY COLD HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. ANOTHER FRONT MAY APPROACH EARLY NEXT WEEK.



AMZ330-070645-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

REST OF TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WINDS 5 KT.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT.

FRI
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 10 KT.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

SAT NIGHT
NE 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...61 DEGREES.



AMZ350-070645-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TODAY
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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



AMZ352-070645-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


REST OF TODAY
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT IN
THE EVENING...THEN SEAS 1 FOOT.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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



AMZ354-070645-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

REST OF TODAY
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. 

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



AMZ374-070645-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1041 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TODAY
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. 

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



Point Forecast Weather for Sapelo Island GA Latitude: 31.39 Longitude: -81.2883

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Observations from ships and stations within 100 nautical miles of Old Tower, Sapelo Island, Georgia Latitude: 31.39 Longitude: -81.2883

NDBC - Station Observations near 31.39N 81.2883W


Station SAXG1 - MARSH ISLAND, SAPELO ISLAND RESERVE, GA
December 6, 2016 10:00 am EST
Location: 31.418N 81.296W or 2 nautical miles NNW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 12 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.80 in (1009.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.03 in (+1.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 70°F (21.3°C)
Dew Point: 70°F (21.3°C)

Station 41008 - GRAYS REEF - 40 NM SOUTHEAST OF SAVANNAH, GA
December 6, 2016 9:50 am EST
Location: 31.4N 80.868W or 22 nautical miles E of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 17 knots
Wind Gust: 19 knots
Significant Wave Height: 5 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.6 sec
Mean Wave Direction: ESE (110°)
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.79 in (1008.7 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.01 in (+0.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 68°F (20.1°C)
Dew Point: 67°F (19.2°C)
Water Temperature: 65°F (18.4°C)

Station 41112 - OFFSHORE FERNANDINA BEACH, FL (132)
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.709N 81.292W or 41 nautical miles S of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Significant Wave Height: 4 ft
Dominant Wave Period: 6 sec
Average Period: 4.5 sec
Mean Wave Direction: SE (133°)
Water Temperature: 66°F (18.8°C)

Station FPKG1 - 8670870 - FORT PULASKI, GA
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 32.035N 80.903W or 43 nautical miles NNE of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 8 knots
Wind Gust: 12 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.78 in (1008.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 67°F (19.2°C)
Water Temperature: 62°F (16.5°C)

Station FRDF1 - 8720030 - FERNANDINA BEACH, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.675N 81.465W or 44 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: S (170°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.80 in (1009.2 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Water Temperature: 68°F (19.9°C)

Station MYPF1 - 8720218 - MAYPORT (BAR PILOTS DOCK), FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.398N 81.428W or 60 nautical miles S of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 11 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.82 in (1009.8 mb)
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.2°C)
Water Temperature: 68°F (19.9°C)

Station BLIF1 - 8720233 - BLOUNT ISLAND COMMAND, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.393N 81.523W or 61 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 11 knots
Wind Gust: 14 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (23.0°C)
Dew Point: 72°F (22.3°C)
Visibility: 5.9 nmi

Station LTJF1 - 8720228 - LITTLE JETTIES, ST. JOHNS RIVER, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.379N 81.446W or 61 nautical miles S of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Air Temperature: 74°F (23.1°C)
Visibility: 5.9 nmi

Station DMSF1 - 8720219 - DAMES POINT, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.387N 81.559W or 62 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.6°C)

Station NFDF1 - 8720215 - NAVY FUEL DEPOT, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.4N 81.627W or 62 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SW (230°)
Wind Speed: 9 knots
Wind Gust: 11 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Dew Point: 70°F (21.3°C)
Visibility: 5.9 nmi

Station JXUF1 - 8720245 - JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.354N 81.612W or 64 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Water Temperature: 67°F (19.7°C)

Station 41033 - FRIPP NEARSHORE (FRP2) - 7.5 NM SE OF FRIPP INLET, SC
December 6, 2016 10:08 am EST
Location: 32.279N 80.41W or 70 nautical miles NE of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SSW (200°)
Wind Speed: 6 knots
Wind Gust: 10 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 64°F (18.0°C)
Water Temperature: 62°F (16.4°C)

Station BKBF1 - 8720357 - I-295 BRIDGE, ST JOHNS RIVER, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 30.192N 81.692W or 75 nautical miles SSW of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SW (220°)
Wind Speed: 4 knots
Wind Gust: 9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.81 in (1009.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 73°F (22.9°C)
Water Temperature: 68°F (19.9°C)

Station ACXS1 - BENNETT'S POINT, ACE BASIN RESERVE, SC
December 6, 2016 9:45 am EST
Location: 32.559N 80.454W or 82 nautical miles NNE of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Speed: 0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.80 in (1009.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 64°F (17.6°C)
Dew Point: 63°F (17.1°C)

Station SAUF1 - ST. AUGUSTINE, FL
December 6, 2016 10:00 am EST
Location: 29.857N 81.265W or 92 nautical miles S of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Wind Direction: SSW (210°)
Wind Speed: 13 knots
Wind Gust: 17 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.85 in (1011.0 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (-0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 76°F (24.7°C)
Water Temperature: 68°F (20.2°C)

Station RCYF1 - 8720625 - RACY POINT, ST. JOHNS RIVER, FL
December 6, 2016 10:30 am EST
Location: 29.8N 81.55W or 96 nautical miles S of search location of 31.39N 81.2883W.
Water Temperature: 69°F (20.5°C)


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