Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-281615-
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH OF THE AREA TODAY. LOW PRESSURE MOVING
THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES AND INTO SOUTHEAST CANADA WILL DRAG A COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS AND OFFSHORE THURSDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD FROM THE WEST LATE IN THE WEEK.

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AMZ250-281615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...
THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...NW 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.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-281615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-281615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...
THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-281615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
314 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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