Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-290115-
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH TODAY AND
MOVE OVERHEAD LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...BEFORE MOVING
OFFSHORE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTHWARD FOR THE
WEEKEND. THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL APPROACH SUNDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ250-290115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT
VERY OUTER WATERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ252-290115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT VERY OUTER WATERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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AMZ254-290115-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

AMZ256-290115-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1240 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY...THEN RAIN
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

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