Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-221915-
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A POTENT AND COMPLEX LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK FROM THE GULF
COAST STATES TODAY...NORTHEAST ACROSS THE WESTERN CAROLINAS TONIGHT
...AND SLOWLY NORTHEAST TO OFF THE DELMARVA COAST MONDAY...AND OFF
CAPE COD ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL RIDGE IN FROM THE SOUTH
DURING WEDNESDAY FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE EARLY THU.

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AMZ250-221915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ252-221915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ254-221915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-221915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
627 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

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