Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-200315-
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT. LOW PRESSURE ACROSS NORTH FLORIDA WILL
MOVE VERY SLOWLY EAST-NORTHEAST AND PASS SOUTH AND EAST OF THE
CAROLINAS THROUGH MONDAY. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL EXTEND FROM THE
LOW CENTER AND ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE CAROLINAS. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD BACK ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS ON
TUESDAY.

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AMZ250-200315-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-200315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ254-200315-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-200315-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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