Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-181615-
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTH...BRINGING A PROLONGED
AND STRENGTHENING NORTHEAST SURGE INTO THE WEEKEND. SWELL FROM
DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE WATERS INTO
LATE WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS EARLY NEXT WEEK...
BRINGING A RETURN TO WESTERLY WINDS.

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AMZ250-181615-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-181615-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-181615-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-181615-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
421 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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