Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-041615-
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. A COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM
WILL BRING DETERIORATING WEATHER CONDITIONS WITH BUILDING SEAS AND
INCREASING WINDS ALONG WITH WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS.
THE WORST OF THE CONDTIONS ARE EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY
MORNING AND THEN AGAIN MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BRIEFLY BUILD INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY. AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY NIGHT.

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AMZ250-041615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-041615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-041615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-041615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
342 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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