Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-190415-
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND A COLD FRONT TONIGHT AND
THURSDAY SLIDING OFFSHORE THURSDAY NIGHT. A COMPLEX LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE WATERS FRIDAY WITH A STRONGER SYSTEM TO FOLLOW
LATE IN THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ250-190415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ252-190415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ254-190415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT IN THE MORNING... THEN 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ256-190415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
310 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

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