Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-280730-
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
Tightening gradient between Alberto crossing the northeast Gulf of
Mexico and Bermuda High will increase southerly winds over the waters.
Southerly winds will continue through the period, but winds will
begin to ease Tuesday as Alberto moves well west and north of the
area.

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AMZ250-280730-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers this evening, then
widespread showers with isolated tstms.
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft,
building to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. Widespread showers with
isolated tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Showers with a chance
of tstms. Patchy fog.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers and tstms likely.
Patchy fog.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, then 3 ft after
midnight. Showers and tstms likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms through the day, then a chance of
showers through the night.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ252-280730-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing
to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building
to 4 to 6 ft. Numerous showers this evening, then widespread showers
with isolated tstms.
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Widespread showers with isolated tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Showers and tstms.
Patchy fog.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Showers and tstms. Patchy fog.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.
Showers and tstms likely.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, then 3 ft in the afternoon.
Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, then 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ254-280730-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing
to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Widespread showers this evening, then widespread showers with
isolated tstms.
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Widespread showers with isolated tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers and tstms likely. Patchy fog.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Showers and tstms likely. Patchy fog.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, then 3 ft in the
afternoon. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, then 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ256-280730-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
745 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft. Widespread showers this evening, then
widespread showers with isolated tstms.
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Widespread showers with isolated tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers and tstms likely. Patchy fog.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Showers and tstms likely. Patchy fog.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, then 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms through the night.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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