Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
A wave of low pressure will develop along cold front as it crosses
the waters today. High pressure will move over the waters through
the weekend shifting east and further off shore through early next
week. A cold front will move across the waters late Tuesday.

$$

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Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt or less. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt or less, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain through
the day.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft increasing to 3 to 5 ft late.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt or less in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt or less. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt or less, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft, then 2 ft after midnight. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain
likely through the day, then a chance of rain through the night.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

AMZ254-151545-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt or less in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft in the morning, then 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt or less. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
then 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

AMZ256-151545-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
252 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 kt or less in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 kt or less. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt or less, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
then 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

RGZ



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