Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE FURTHER OFFSHORE EARLY TODAY...AS A WARM
FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTH. THIS FRONT WILL BRING RAIN AND
INCREASING WINDS THROUGH MONDAY...WITH STRONG CONVECTION POSSIBLE AS
THE WARM FRONT LIFTS ACROSS THE AREA. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE
WATERS LATE MON NIGHT OR TUE AND WILL STALL JUST OFFSHORE. LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG THIS FRONT THEN MOVE NE...PASSING BY
THE CAROLINA COASTS LATE TUE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN WED.

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SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-240215-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-240215-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
134 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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