Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-261515-
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE OF CAPE FEAR WILL TRAVEL SLOWLY EAST
AND ABSORB WELL OFFSHORE WITH BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH
FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE EMERGING FROM THE BAHAMAS WILL APPROACH
THE SOUTHEAST COAST THIS WEEKEND...AND LINGER NEAR OR INLAND
OF THE COAST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. CONDITIONS ACROSS THE
WATERS MAY WORSEN TO ADVISORY OR CAUTIONARY CONDITIONS DURING
THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND DUE TO BUILDING SEAS.

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AMZ250-261515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-261515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-261515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...THEN 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-261515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
352 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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