Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-170715-
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE WATERS OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD FROM THE NORTH...BRINGING A PROLONGED AND STRENGTHENING
NORTHEAST SURGE INTO THE WEEKEND. SWELL FROM DISTANT HURRICANE
EDOUARD WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE WATERS INTO LATE WEEK.

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AMZ250-170715-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 FT...THEN 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-170715-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-170715-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-170715-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
706 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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