Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-162215-
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH WILL RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY AND
THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. A FRONT TO OUR SOUTH WILL MOVE NORTH AS
A WARM FRONT LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING. A BACKDOOR COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE WEDNESDAY OR WEDNESDAY NIGHT
FOLLOWED BY A BRIEF NORTHERLY SURGE. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
IMPACT THE AREA FRIDAY.

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AMZ250-162215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ252-162215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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AMZ254-162215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

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AMZ256-162215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
939 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

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