Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS52 KILM 121800
CWFILM

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-130115-
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
LOW PRESSURE OFF THE CAROLINA COAST TODAY WILL STRENGTHEN AND
MOVE OUT TO SEA TONIGHT AS AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE.
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS SATURDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING UNSETTLED WEATHER ON TUESDAY.

$$

AMZ250-130115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ252-130115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ254-130115-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ256-130115-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
100 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

III



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.