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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KILM 251636
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ200-260030-
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO
SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES...
A COLD FRONT WILL BECOME INTERTWINED WITH THE SEABREEZE THIS
AFTERNOON AND THEN LIFT NORTH AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE WILL RESIDE ACROSS THE WATERS DURING THE WEEKEND. AS THE
PIEDMONT TROUGH BECOMES WELL ESTABLISHED...WIND SPEEDS ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE EARLY NEXT WEEK AND SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS ON TUESDAY. 



AMZ250-260030-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ252-260030-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ254-260030-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ256-260030-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT NORTH OF WINYAH BAY...AND
SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS NEAR AND SOUTH OF WINYAH BAY. WINDS BECOMING
SE 10 KT OR LESS THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



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