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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KILM 051358
CWFILM

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-052115-
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RIDGE ACROSS THE AREA WATERS THRU WED. AN AREA
OF LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO FORM NEAR THE BAHAMAS WEDNESDAY
AND MEANDER OFF THE SOUTHEAST U.S. COAST LATE THIS WEEK AND
UPCOMING WEEKEND.



AMZ250-052115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

REST OF TODAY
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



AMZ252-052115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

REST OF TODAY
NE TO E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



AMZ254-052115-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

REST OF TODAY
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...THEN
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



AMZ256-052115-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
958 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

REST OF TODAY
NE TO E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



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