Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-280730-
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SOUTHEAST OF NEW ENGLAND WILL
CONTINUE TO SLOWLY MOVE NORTH...WITH ITS INFLUENCES ACROSS THE
CAROLINAS DIMINISHING ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD EASTWARD INTO WEDNESDAY...MOVING OFFSHORE ON THURSDAY. THE
NEXT COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTHWARD THIS
WEEKEND. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP TO OUR WEST ON SUNDAY.

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AMZ250-280730-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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AMZ252-280730-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...N 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.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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AMZ254-280730-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...N 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.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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AMZ256-280730-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
621 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI 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.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...
THEN RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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