Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS52 KILM 260757
CWFILM

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-261515-
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL SINK S ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THIS FRONT FOR THE BEGINNING
OF NEXT WEEK...MOVING OFFSHORE INTO THE MID WEEK PERIOD. THE
NEXT COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS EARLY THURSDAY.

$$

AMZ250-261515-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS... MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ252-261515-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

AMZ254-261515-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS MORNING WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-261515-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
357 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

8


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.