Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH FLOW AROUND ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH MONDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS
TUESDAY...AND MOVE OFFSHORE DURING WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
FOLLOW AND BUILD ACROSS THE AREA FROM THE NORTH WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
THURSDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON FRIDAY.

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AMZ250-270215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-270215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-270215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
254 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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