Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-192115-
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT. LOW PRESSURE ACROSS NORTH FLORIDA TODAY
WILL MOVE VERY SLOWLY EAST-NORTHEAST AND PASS SOUTH AND EAST OF THE
CAROLINAS THROUGH MONDAY. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL EXTEND FROM THE LOW
CENTER AND ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE CAROLINAS. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD BACK ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS ON
TUESDAY.

$$

AMZ250-192115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

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AMZ252-192115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT THIS
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ254-192115-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

AMZ256-192115-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
959 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$
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