Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-282315-
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
SOUTHERLY FLOW AROUND ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
INTO TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST LATE TODAY
 AND PUSH ACROSS THE AREA WATERS AND OFFSHORE EARLY WED. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW AND BUILD ACROSS THE AREA FROM THE NORTH WED
NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON
FRI WITH DRIER HIGH PRESSURE TO FOLLOW FOR THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ250-282315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-282315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...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.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-282315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-282315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
1141 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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