Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-011315-
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NORTH OVERNIGHT THEN
DRIFT OFFSHORE SUNDAY. COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVERNIGHT AND
STRENGTHEN ON SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY
BEFORE STALLING SOUTH OF THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE
NORTH ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT TUESDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE WEST ON THURSDAY.

$$

AMZ250-011315-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

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AMZ252-011315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ254-011315-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ256-011315-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1217 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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