Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-201815-
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL PERSIST TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS
INTO THE CAROLINAS. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST
OF FLORIDA AND THEN MOVE NORTH...PASSING OFF THE CAROLINA COAST
TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD BACK DOWN THE COAST ON
TUESDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER NORTHEAST SURGE WITH SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AGAIN INTO MID WEEK.

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AMZ250-201815-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ252-201815-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-201815-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-201815-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
620 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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