Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-042315-
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.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 ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING. AN ARCTIC
COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH ACROSS THE CAROLINAS AND OFF THE COAST
LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW AND BUILD IN
FOR THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ250-042315-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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AMZ252-042315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ254-042315-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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AMZ256-042315-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1001 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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