Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-300315-
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
BROAD CENTER OF CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVERHEAD THIS
EVENING...AND TO THE OFFSHORE WATERS OFF THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST
TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MONDAY. THE FRONT
WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE ON TUESDAY. THE NEXT FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL PUSH ACROSS
EARLY WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW AND RIDGE ACROSS THE
CAROLINAS WEDNESDAY THRU THURSDAY.

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AMZ250-300315-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AND INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.

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AMZ252-300315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AND INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...HIGHEST OFF CAPE FEAR.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.

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LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS EVENING...AND
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...HIGHEST E PORTIONS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
344 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

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