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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-191015-
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND
DRIFT TO THE NORTH THROUGH THURSDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
MOVE NORTHEAST ALONG THE COAST FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM
THE WEST SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH OVER THE WATERS LATE
SUNDAY...AND STALL OVER THE AREA THROUGH MONDAY.    

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AMZ250-191015-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...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. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. 
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

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AMZ252-191015-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 KT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. 
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. 

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AMZ254-191015-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. 

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AMZ256-191015-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1037 PM EDT WED MAR 18 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. 
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  

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