Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-272115-
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
WINDS WILL REMAIN LIGHT AND ONSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT BUT WAVES WILL
BEGIN TO GROW EARLY SATURDAY...AS SE SWELL AHEAD OF A TROPICAL WAVE
REACHES THE COAST. AN ADVISORY OR CAUTION HEADLINE MAY BE NEEDED
SATURDAY FOR ELEVATED SEAS OF 5 TO 6 FEET. SEAS WITH DOMINANT WAVE
PERIODS OF 8 TO 9 SECONDS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE MEMORIAL
DAY WEEKEND...SUBSIDING ON TUESDAY.

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AMZ250-272115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-272115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-272115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-272115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
926 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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