Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE ABOUT 150 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CAPE FEAR WILL
MOVE SLOWLY EASTWARD AND AWAY FROM THE CAROLINAS TONIGHT AND MONDAY.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL FOLLOW...WITH MUCH IMPROVED MARINE WEATHER CONDITIONS LATER IN
THE WEEK.

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SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL
SHOWERS...MAINLY THROUGH THIS EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT...
THEN 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AT NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-210315-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS...MAINLY THROUGH THIS EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT...THEN
2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AT NIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-210315-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THIS
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE THIS AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT...THEN
2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-210315-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THIS EVENING...
THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THIS EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT...
THEN 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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