Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1228 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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1228 AM 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 WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST FRIDAY
MORNING...STRENGTHENING AND MOVING OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT AS AN
ARCTIC COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO
THE CAROLINAS SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING
UNSETTLED WEATHER TUESDAY.

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AMZ250-121315-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1228 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ252-121315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1228 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 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 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ254-121315-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1228 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. 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 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...THEN RAIN
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ256-121315-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1228 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...THEN RAIN
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.

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