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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KILM

FZUS52 KILM 210227
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-211015-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT. WARM FRONT TO THE NORTH OF WATERS MAY DRIFT BACK SOUTH AS LOW
PRESSURE LIFTS OFF TO THE NORTHEAST. ANOTHER WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL AFFECT THE AREA WATERS THROUGH LATE SATURDAY BEFORE A MORE
POTENT STORM SYSTEM TRACKS UP THROUGH THE CAROLINAS ON SUNDAY.
MARINE CONDITIONS MAY DETERIORATE AS EARLY AS LATE TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY  MORNING WHEN SEA FOG COULD RESULT IN REDUCED VISIBILITY.
SHOWERS AND  SOME THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BRING
GUSTS TO AT LEAST GALE FORCE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT ALONG WITH
WIDESPREAD POOR  VISIBILITY IN HEAVY RAIN.    



AMZ250-211015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

OVERNIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ252-211015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

OVERNIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...THEN 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ254-211015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

OVERNIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
S 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. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ256-211015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

OVERNIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW 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. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



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