Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-240330-
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTH-NORTHEAST OUT OF THE BAHMAS TONIGHT THEN
WEAKNEN ON FRIDAY...REMAINING SEVERAL HUNDRED MILES OFF THE CAROLINA
COASTS. A COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
SATURDAY EVENING. COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW FOR SUNDAY AND
MONDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS TUESDAY.

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AMZ250-240330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT.

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AMZ252-240330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 F. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT.

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AMZ254-240330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ256-240330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
232 PM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...N 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 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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