Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-210015-
1211 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.

$$

AMZ250-210015-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH 35 KT GUSTS EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

AMZ252-210015-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. OCCASIONAL
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

AMZ254-210015-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-210015-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1211 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

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