Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service WILMINGTON NC
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-231730-
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South
Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
A strong cold front will approach from the west today and slow,
finally moving completely offshore Tuesday afternoon. Showers
and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of the front and some
may be strong to severe tonight into Tuesday. Canadian high pressure
and northwest winds will take hold mid week.

$$

AMZ250-231730-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft after midnight. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, then 4 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft,
then 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-231730-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of
showers this morning, then a chance of showers and tstms this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-231730-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A
slight chance of showers this morning, then showers and a few tstms
likely this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, then 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-231730-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
517 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft,
building to 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers this morning, then
showers and a few tstms likely this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
then 3 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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