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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-300915-
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A STALLED FRONT WILL REMAIN JUST NORTH OF THE AREA WATERS THROUGH
SATURDAY. THIS BOUNDARY WILL DISSIPATE AS IT SLOWLY LIFTS BACK 
NORTHWARD THROUGH SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING FROM OFF THE 
NORTHEAST STATES WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS FOR THE
REMAINDER OF THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND...AND INTO THE MID-WEEK PERIOD
OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

AMZ250-300915-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ252-300915-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...UP TO 3 FT FAR E
PORTIONS.  
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ254-300915-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ256-300915-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
952 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$
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