Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. DEEPENING
LOW PRESSURE OFF THE OUTER BANKS WILL BRING ELEVATED NW WINDS THU
AND FRI ACCOMPANIED BY ISOLATED GUSTY RAIN SHOWERS. WINDS WILL
DECREASE INTO THE WEEKEND AS THE LOW PULLS AWAY FROM THE COAST.

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AMZ250-041815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-041815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W 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.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-041815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-041815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
632 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...
THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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