Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
SWELL FROM DISTANT HURRICANE GASTON WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE
WATERS THROUGH MID- WEEK. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA FRIDAY AS ANOTHER TROPICAL CYCLONE... CURRENTLY IN THE
SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO...ACCELERATES TO THE NORTHEAST ON A
HEADING THAT SHOULD KEEP IT WELL OFF THE CAROLINA COAST.

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AMZ250-300315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.


WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-300315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
345 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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