Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A COLD FRONT THAT WILL VERY SLOWLY APPROACH THE WATERS...FINALLY
MOVING OFFSHORE WEDNESDAY MORNING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY. UNSETTLED WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR
MUCH OF THE WEEK.

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AMZ250-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
650 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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