Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

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935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A NW-N SURGE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH TUESDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK
UP THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AND MAY BRING
A PERIOD OR 2 OF SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL FOLLOW AND BUILD ACROSS THE AREA WATERS FRIDAY AND INTO THE
UPCOMING WEEKEND.

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SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...INCREASING N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...UP TO 5 FT ACROSS THE WATERS OFF CAPE
FEAR.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ252-280945-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO N 15 TO 20 KT
WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...UP TO 5 FT FAR E
PORTIONS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ254-280945-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO N 15 TO 20 KT
WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO 25 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 OR LESS...INCREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH FEW GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.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...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...THEN 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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