Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-061330-
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE ACROSS THE WATERS IN THE WAKE OF A
STRONG COLD FRONT AND PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE MAY DEVELOP JUST
SOUTH OF THE CAROLINAS MONDAY.

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AMZ250-061330-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ252-061330-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...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 RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ254-061330-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ256-061330-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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