Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-261515-
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
The center of Hurricane Maria will pass well east of the waters
today. The storm will linger east of Cape Hatteras Wednesday before
accelerating northeast Wednesday night. A cold front will move
across the waters Thursday night with high pressure building from the
northwest Friday and Saturday.

$$

AMZ250-261515-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 10 to
12 ft, subsiding to 9 to 12 ft this afternoon. A slight chance of
showers this morning, then a chance of showers this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the
night.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-261515-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft this afternoon.
A slight chance of showers this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the
night.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms through the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-261515-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms
through the night.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-261515-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
328 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
then 3 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms
through the night.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through
the day.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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