Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE FARTHER OFFSHORE THROUGH TONIGHT.
DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE OFF THE OUTER BANKS WILL BRING ELEVATED NW
WINDS THU AND FRI ACCOMPANIED BY ISOLATED GUSTY RAIN SHOWERS. WINDS
WILL DECREASE INTO THE WEEKEND AS THE LOW PULLS AWAY FROM THE COAST.


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COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...THEN 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-050615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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-
608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT... THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-050615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
608 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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