Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-231815-
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
SOUTHWARD ALONG THE EASTERN SEABOARD AND A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
STRENGTHENS ALONG THE GA AND SC COAST. SLOWLY IMPROVING
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED LATE IN THE WEEK AS THE TROUGH DISSIPATES.

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AMZ250-231815-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-231815-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AWAY FROM SHORE THIS
AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-231815-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT....NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-231815-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
628 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS
AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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