Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-281915-
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH TODAY AND
THEN MOVE VIRTUALLY OVERHEAD LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING
BEFORE MOVING OFFSHORE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
THURSDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTHWARD
FOR THE WEEKEND. THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

$$

AMZ250-281915-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT...THEN 15 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ252-281915-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT...THEN 15 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ254-281915-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ256-281915-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
621 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$
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