Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 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 hold over the waters into Wednesday. A
strong cold front will approach the waters Thursday and then move
offshore Thursday night. Canadian high pressure will follow Friday
and Saturday.

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Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt or less...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Isolated showers and tstms this morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft...building to 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms through the day.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt or less...increasing to 10 kt late. Seas
2 ft. Isolated showers and tstms this morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the day.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

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Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt or less...becoming S this afternoon. Seas
2 ft. Scattered showers and tstms, mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Isolated showers and
tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through
the day.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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-
352 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt or less...becoming S early this afternoon,
then increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 ft. Isolated showers and
tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Scattered showers and
tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt or less...becoming N after midnight.
Seas 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through
the day.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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