Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
033
FZUS52 KILM 122324
CWFILM

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-130715-
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
LOW PRESSURE EXITING THE AREA TONIGHT WILL PULL AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE WATERS. ARCTIC HIGH WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS SATURDAY
AND SUNDAY THEN SHIFT EAST OF THE WATERS MONDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL
BRING UNSETTLED WEATHER MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL FOLLOW FOR THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ250-130715-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SATURDAY THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ252-130715-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SATURDAY THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ254-130715-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SATURDAY THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ256-130715-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
624 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SATURDAY THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

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

$$

TRA



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.