Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-090430-
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE CAROLINA COASTS AND OFFSHORE
THIS EVENING. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW AND BUILD ACROSS
THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOVING OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC
COAST BY SUNDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL OCCUR ON
MONDAY...WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING FROM THE W ON TUESDAY.

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AMZ250-090430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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AMZ252-090430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ254-090430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ256-090430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
356 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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