Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-230915-
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
High pressure centered offshore from the Southeast U.S. Coast will
persist through the weekend and into early next week. A Trof of low
pressure will lie across the western Carolinas thru the weekend.
Between the 2 features a tightened sfc pressure gradient will exist
tonight thru early Monday resulting in gusty SW winds at 15 to 20
kt. A cold front will drop southeastward late Mon and stall across
the Eastern Carolinas just inland from the coast.

$$

AMZ250-230915-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON and MON NIGH...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-230915-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON and MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-230915-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt. Seas 3
ft...subsiding to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-230915-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
929 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft...building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 ft...then 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A slight chance of showers and
tstms.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft...subsiding to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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