Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-192230-
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
High pressure will dominate into the weekend as a moderate easterly
swell persists. Northeast and east winds will turn southerly early
next week ahead of a strong cold front.

$$

AMZ250-192230-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt or less, increasing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, then 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-192230-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 2 to 4 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms
through the night.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-192230-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to
2 to 4 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft
after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, then 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms through the night.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-192230-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
1059 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
this afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the night.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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