Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT THROUGH THE AREA AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE MON NIGHT OR TUE AND WILL
STALL JUST OFFSHORE. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG THIS FRONT
THEN MOVE NE...PASSING BY THE CAROLINA COAST LATE TUE. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL RETURN WED.

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SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT WELL AWAY
FROM SHORE...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT AROUND
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT OVERNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIODS
OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
619 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
S. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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