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Coastal Marine Zone Forecasts by the Wilmington, NC Forecast Office - click on the area of interest

map showing marine forecast zones near Wilmington, NC

Coastal Waters Forecast which includes the synopsis and all these zones

Special Marine Warning(s) and Marine Weather Statement(s) for these zones

Marine Weather Message for these zones

Surf Zone Forecast

Graphical Marine Forecasts are available here. Choose the map background and forecast element and zoom in to your area of interest.

Predicted Tides and Currents for these areas

Coastal Waters Forecasts are subdivided by zone, each identified by text description and a Universal Generic Code (UGC). The different colors used in the map above have no meaning and are only intended to assist in differentiating the zones.

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Text Interface Version of this page.

AMZ250 Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear, NC out 20 NM AMZ252 Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 NM AMZ254 Coastal waters from Little River Inlet, NC out 20 NM to Murrells Inlet, SC out 20 NM AMZ270 Waters Waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ272 Waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ274 Waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ276 Waters from Murrells Inlet NC to South Santee River SC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ250 Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear, NC out 20 NM AMZ252 Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 NM AMZ254 Coastal waters from Little River Inlet, NC out 20 NM to Murrells Inlet, SC out 20 NM AMZ270 Waters Waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ272 Waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ274 Waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC from 20 to 40 nm AMZ276 Waters from Murrells Inlet NC to South Santee River SC from 20 to 40 nm