Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
DRY ARCTIC AIR MASSES WILL AFFECT THE AREA WATERS DURING THE MID TO
LATE WEEK PERIOD...AND LIKELY WELL INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
SEVERAL DRY ARCTIC COLD FRONTAL PASSAGES WILL OCCUR DURING THIS
PERIOD AND PROVIDE REINFORCING SURGES OF ARCTIC AIR ACROSS THE AREA
WATERS.

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AMZ250-092215-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.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 IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.

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AMZ252-092215-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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AMZ254-092215-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...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.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ256-092215-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
913 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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