Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
947 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-282230-
947 AM EST SAT FEB 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 SLOWLY BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY THEN
DRIFT OFFSHORE SUNDAY. A COASTAL TROUGH MAY DEVELOP ACROSS THE
AREA SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY BEFORE
STALLING SOUTH OF THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH
ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT TUESDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE WEST ON WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ250-282230-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
947 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ252-282230-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
947 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ254-282230-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
947 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ256-282230-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
947 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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