Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST LATE TONIGHT AND PUSH
ACROSS THE AREA WATERS AND OFFSHORE EARLY WED. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
FOLLOW AND BUILD ACROSS THE AREA FROM THE NORTH WED NIGHT INTO THU.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON FRI WITH DRIER HIGH
PRESSURE TO FOLLOW FOR THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ250-290215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 FT...THEN 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
THEN 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-290215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-290215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-290215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
258 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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