Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

Surf City NC to South Santee River SC out 20 NM

AMZ200-230315-
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
Weak high pressure will move off the coast today as a cold front
approaches from the west. Winds will increase ahead of the front
which will pass across the waters late Friday. High pressure will
build back in early next week.

$$

AMZ250-230315-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 7 ft. A slight chance of showers late.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers in the
evening.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

AMZ252-230315-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out
20 nm-
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 kt late. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Showers likely.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers in the
evening.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

AMZ254-230315-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
with gusts up to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 7 ft. A slight chance of
showers late.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Showers likely.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

AMZ256-230315-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
949 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 7 ft. A slight
chance of showers late.
.FRI...SW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 6
to 8 ft. Showers likely.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$


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