Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A WEAK SURFACE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTH-NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NORTHEAST
OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE AND ITS ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA LATER FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
NORTHWEST FOR THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ250-050615-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-050615-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-050615-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-050615-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
626 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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