Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-211015-
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
A weak front near the coast will dissipate overnight. Weak high
pressure will hold over the waters through Tuesday. A moderately
strong cold front will cross the coast late Wednesday night into
Thursday morning. Canadian high pressure will build in Thursday
and Friday with NE winds.

$$

AMZ250-211015-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 kt or less...becoming NW late. Seas 2 ft. A
slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt or less...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt or less...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft... building to 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-211015-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 kt or less. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt or less...increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft...then 2 to 4 ft after
midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft...then 3 ft after midnight. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt...becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-211015-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...E winds 10 kt or less...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt or less...increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt...becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely through the day, then a chance of showers and tstms
through the night.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft...building to 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through
the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-211015-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
1057 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt or less...increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft...
then 3 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Showers and tstms likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt...becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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