Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-200115-
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT. LOW PRESSURE ACROSS NORTH FLORIDA TODAY
WILL MOVE VERY SLOWLY EAST-NORTHEAST AND PASS SOUTH AND EAST OF THE
CAROLINAS THROUGH MONDAY. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL EXTEND FROM THE LOW
CENTER AND ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE CAROLINAS. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD BACK ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS ON
TUESDAY.

$$

AMZ250-200115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W 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 THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

AMZ252-200115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ254-200115-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

AMZ256-200115-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
139 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$
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