Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

Surf City NC to South Santee River SC out 20 NM

AMZ200-210215-
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
High pressure will maintain a southwest flow across the waters for
most of the period. A cold front moving across early next week may
bring a shift of wind directions.

$$

AMZ250-210215-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers,
mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers. A chance of tstms.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-210215-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out
20 nm-
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight
chance of showers after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers,
mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the evening, then
becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-210215-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt late. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance
of showers. A chance of tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-210215-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
914 AM EDT Fri May 20 2022

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon and evening, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms through the night. A
chance of showers.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming SW after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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