Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-070015-
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE COAST TODAY...EXITING NE OF THE AREA
EARLY THIS EVENING. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION
TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THU
NIGHT. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MODERATE NORTH WINDS AND COLD
TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND.

$$

AMZ250-070015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.WED...N 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.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
THEN 1 TO 2 FT.

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AMZ252-070015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N 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.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
THEN 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

AMZ254-070015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...THEN
1 TO 2 FT.

$$

AMZ256-070015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
1153 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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