Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OFFSHORE OF CAPE FEAR WILL TRAVEL SLOWLY
NORTH AND EAST THROUGH FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE EMERGING FROM THE
BAHAMAS WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHEAST COAST THIS WEEKEND...AND
LINGER NEAR THE COAST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. CONDITIONS ACROSS
THE WATERS MAY WORSEN TO ADVISORY OR CAUTIONARY CONDITIONS DURING
THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND DUE TO BUILDING SEAS.

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AMZ250-270315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.SUN...E 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-270315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
318 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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