Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-201045-
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
VERTICALLY STACKED LOW PRESSURE JUST OFF THE NORTH FLORIDA COAST
THIS EVENING WILL MOVE VERY SLOWLY TOWARD THE EAST-NORTHEAST THROUGH
MONDAY...AND REMAIN SOUTH AND EAST OF THE CAROLINAS. A COASTAL
TROUGH ORIENTED SW TO NE ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE
CAROLINAS...WILL DRIFT FURTHER OFFSHORE THROUGH MONDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY AND TEMPORARILY BUILD BACK ACROSS THE WATERS
FROM THE NORTH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE TUESDAY.

$$

AMZ250-201045-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST OUTER WATERS OFF CAPE FEAR. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST OUTER WATERS OFF CAPE FEAR. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND DRIZZLE.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-201045-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST FAR E PORTIONS. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST FAR E PORTIONS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST FAR E
PORTIONS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ254-201045-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND DRIZZLE.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-201045-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1047 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND DRIZZLE.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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