Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-041815-
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN NEAR THE CAROLINA COASTS
THROUGH WED. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NE ALONG THIS
BOUNDARY...PASSING ACROSS THE SC COAST THIS AFTERNOON...AND
ALONG THE NC COAST TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL FINALLY EXTEND
BACK OVER THE AREA THU INTO FRI. LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST ON SAT. THE
LOW WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA AND OFFSHORE BY EARLY SUN...
FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND
AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ250-041815-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...UP TO 7 FT OFF CAPE FEAR. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...UP TO 7 FT OFF CAPE FEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-041815-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT... THEN 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-041815-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-041815-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
642 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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