Significant Winter Storm to Affect the Pacific Coast through the Upper Midwest

A significant storm will bring high winds and heavy precipitation, including mountain snow, to portions of the western U.S. this weekend. Extremely dangerous travel is expected through passes. Confidence is increasing that this storm will then impact the central U.S. with heavy snow and strong winds to the north and severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes and heavy rainfall to the south.
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Charleston, SC Local Forecast Office

3NM ESE FBIS1 (Folly Beach) MR

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Rain

    NNE 15kt
    4ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday

    Rain Likely

    NNE 16kt
    4ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 16kt
    3-4ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    NNE 14kt
    3ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    N 11kt
    2-3ft
  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    N 12kt
    2-3ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NNE 16kt
    3-4ft
  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    NE 16kt
    3-4ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    NE 14kt
    3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:35 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 12am EST Dec 10, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022

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Detailed Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

Synopsis: AMZ300-101515- 944 PM EST Fri Dec 9 2022 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... A cold front will move south of the region this evening. A high pressure wedge will prevail into Sunday with a nearby trough offshore. Another area of high pressure will build in early next week, before low pressure and a cold front will impact the region during the middle of next week. $$

Overnight
NNE wind around 15 kt. Rain. Patchy fog. Seas around 4 ft.
Saturday
NNE wind 14 to 16 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 8am. Seas around 4 ft.
Saturday Night
NNE wind 13 to 16 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday
NNE wind 10 to 14 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday Night
N wind around 11 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Monday
N wind around 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Monday Night
NNE wind 12 to 16 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday
NE wind 14 to 16 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tuesday Night
NE wind 12 to 14 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 3 ft.

*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: 32.66°N 79.83°W
Last Update: 9:35 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
Forecast Valid: 12am EST Dec 10, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022
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