Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-060315-
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
LOW PRESSURE WILL LIFT OFF TO THE NORTH OF THE AREA TONIGHT AS A
SLOW MOVING UPPER LOW MOVES OVERHEAD. THIS UPPER LOW WILL LIFT
SLOWLY OFF TO THE NORTH AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

AMZ250-060315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ252-060315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
THEN 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ254-060315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-060315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
353 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS
EVENING.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

RGZ



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