Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home About Us Contact Us
 
 
    
    Station List

 Data Access
    Mobile Access
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    BuoyCAMs
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Web Widget
    Web Data Guide
    Maintenance Schedule
    Station Status Report

 Program Info
    TAO
    DART®
    IOOS®

 Publications
    NDBC PEA
    NDBC FONSI
    NDBC DQC Handbook

 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KILM

FZUS52 KILM 151044
CWFILM

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

Surf City NC to South Santee River SC out 20 NM

AMZ200-152330-
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...
A cold front will move through the area later today accompanied by
scattered showers. Another rain chance develops Saturday as a weak
storm system moves by offshore.



AMZ250-152330-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the
evening.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ252-152330-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 ft.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ254-152330-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming S 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT
NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 ft.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ256-152330-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
644 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and early afternoon, then increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms
this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. A
chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.