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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1028 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ350-301830-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1028 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS...BECOMING SCATTERED.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING NE 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1022 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

AMZ350-374-301130-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0008.150130T0500Z-150130T1800Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1022 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST FRIDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
950 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ158-301015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
950 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
THIS EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ250-301015-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ252-301015-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ254-301015-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...THEN 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ256-301015-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
925 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM EST FRIDAY THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
841 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

AMZ250-252-254-256-301200-
/O.CON.KILM.SC.Y.0009.150130T0800Z-150131T1100Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
841 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO
6 AM EST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
436 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH SATURDAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA TONIGHT AND CROSS THE WATERS
FRIDAY MORNING LEADING TO GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS. AHEAD OF
THE FRONT 15 TO 25 KNOT WINDS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT SOUTH OF
OREGON INLET AND ACROSS THE PAMLICO SOUND. EVEN STRONGER WINDS
OUT OF THE NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE
EXPECTED ALL WATERS BEHIND THE FRONT BEGINNING FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

AMZ156-158-300945-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0016.150130T0300Z-150131T1800Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
436 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1021 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SCZ045-301130-
/O.EXT.KCHS.LW.Y.0005.150130T0700Z-150130T1800Z/
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MONCKS CORNER
1021 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 1 PM EST FRIDAY
FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

* WINDS...WINDS SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
  25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS AND CHOPPY WAVES ON LAKE MOULTRIE WILL
  CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OVERNIGHT INTO
  FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION SINCE STRONG
WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES CAN OVERTURN SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
841 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

AMZ250-252-254-256-310145-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
841 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM EST
SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
337 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

SCZ045-302045-
INLAND BERKELEY-
337 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 1 PM EST
FRIDAY FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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