Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE TODAY WILL GIVE WAY TO A COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM MOVING
ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST THROUGH FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FOR
THE WEEKEND ONLY TO BE FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

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AMZ250-301515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-301515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-301515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-301515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
325 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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