High Surf and Dangerous Rip Currents to Continue for Eastern U.S. Coastline

Hurricane Jose will continue to produce dangerous surf conditions and rip currents along with heavy rainfall across the Northeast for the next couple of days. Meanwhile, dangerous Major Hurricane Maria is moving toward the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, where tremendous impacts are expected Wednesday.
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Charleston, SC Local Forecast Office

Charleston Harbor MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Winds IncreasingSSW 6kt
    < 1ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    SSW 8ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft
  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft
  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Winds IncreasingE 7kt
    < 1ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NE 6kt
    < 1ft
  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    E 7kt
    < 1ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 10:25 pm EDT Sep 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 1am EDT Sep 20, 2017-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2017

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Synopsis: AMZ300-201915- 1214 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... High pressure will extend across the region into early next week as Hurricane Jose moves north toward the southern New England coast later this week. Hurricane Maria will move near the Bahamas this weekend before likely turning north just off the Southeast U.S. coast. $$

Overnight
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW around 6 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night
SSW wind 5 to 8 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming E 5 to 7 kt in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
NE wind around 6 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
NE wind 7 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
E wind around 7 kt becoming NE after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.

Mariners are reminded that winds and waves higher in and near tstms. Unless otherwise noted, waves 1 foot or less. Charleston Harbor water temperature 80 degrees.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 32.76°N 79.9°W
Last Update: 10:25 pm EDT Sep 19, 2017
Forecast Valid: 1am EDT Sep 20, 2017-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2017
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