Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-181615-
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
High pressure will migrate offshore this morning. A strong cold front
will move off the coast and across the waters tonight into Sunday.
Strong high pressure will follow and build across the local waters
through Tuesday. A coastal trough may develop in the vicinity by the
middle of next week.

$$

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Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon.
A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt or less. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.WED...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

AMZ252-181615-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon.
A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.WED...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 2 to 4 ft.

$$

AMZ254-181615-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
25 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft in the morning, then 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
345 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. A slight chance of
showers.
.SUN...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft after
midnight.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers through
the night.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

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