Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
High pressure over the area will move offshore tonight. A cold front
will cross the waters Wednesday, with light rain or snow expected
late Wednesday. Arctic high pressure will build in Wednesday night
and Thursday, likely bringing Small Craft Advisory conditions. The
high will move off the coast and anchor there this weekend.

$$

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Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of rain.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt or less, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. A chance of rain.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt or less. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 kt or less, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
340 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt or less. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. A chance of
rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt or less, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

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