Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-191015-
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH AND TEMPORARILY STALL ACROSS
OR JUST SOUTH OF THE AREA WATERS TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL RETURN TO
THE NORTH AS A WARM FRONT DURING SUNDAY. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH OFF THE MAINLAND AND ACROSS THE AREA WATERS MONDAY
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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AMZ250-191015-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ252-191015-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST SEAS FAR E PORTIONS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...HIGHEST SEAS FAR E PORTIONS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ254-191015-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW 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...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ256-191015-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1024 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW 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...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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