Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
POWERFUL LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE OF NORTH CAROLINA...WILL RAPIDLY
INTENSIFY AND TRACK NE...REMAINING OFFSHORE AS IT TRACKS FARTHER
AWAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL MONDAY...FOLLOWED BY A COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE MONDAY NIGHT. A DRY ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL
FOLLOW FOR THE MID TO LATE WEEK PERIOD.

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AMZ250-080430-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN... MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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AMZ252-080430-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN... MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

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AMZ254-080430-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY THIS
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

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AMZ256-080430-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
333 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

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