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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KILM

FZUS52 KILM 231119
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

Surf City NC to South Santee River SC out 20 NM

AMZ200-240015-
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

.Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to
South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles...

Gusty N winds this morning in wake of a cold front, will see
easing trends this afternoon and tonight, while tending to NE.
Expect light wind Sunday, as high pressure drifts overhead, then
offshore late. A system passing to our north Monday into Tuesday
will likely bring advisory seas offshore in excess of 6 feet.
Improving marine conditions are expected Wednesday.



AMZ250-240015-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts to 25 kt outer portion. Seas 3
to 4 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of rain after
midnight.

MON
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.

TUE
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 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. 



AMZ252-240015-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts to 25 kt outer portion. Seas 3
to 4 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of rain after
midnight.

MON
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.

TUE
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 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. 



AMZ254-240015-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of rain after
midnight.

MON
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.

TUE
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the day, then showers likely through the night. 



AMZ256-240015-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
619 AM EST Sat Jan 23 2021

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. A chance of rain after
midnight.

MON
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

TUE
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 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.