Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

AMZ100-242015-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will extend into the area through Monday.
Hurricane Maria is expected to track slowly off the east coast
early to mid next week. A cold front will cross the area late next
week. Please see the latest official forecasts from the National
Hurricane Center and local NWS offices.

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AMZ130-242015-
Albemarle Sound-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 15 to 20 kt.
Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-242015-
Alligator River-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in the
afternoon. A slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds around 20 kt.
Waves choppy. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves rough. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers
in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-242015-
Pamlico Sound-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds around
20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to 25 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-242015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Patchy fog
early this morning.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance
of showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. N winds 15 to 20 kt.
Waves choppy. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers in the
morning.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-242015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. N winds 15 to 20 kt.
Waves choppy. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers in the
morning.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-242015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft, except around 6 ft
near shore. Dominant period 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft, except 7 to 8 ft
near shore. Dominant period 15 seconds.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 11 ft, except 9 to 10 ft
near shore. Dominant period 15 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 13 to 14 ft, except 11 to
12 ft near shore. Dominant period 15 seconds. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 15 to 16 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 15 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas around 12 ft, subsiding to
10 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-242015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 9 ft, building to 11 ft
this afternoon. Dominant period 14 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 13 ft. Dominant period
16 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 14 to 15 ft. Dominant period
15 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to
25 kt. Seas around 16 ft, building to 18 ft after midnight. Dominant
period 15 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to 25 kt,
increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 19 to 20 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-242015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 10 ft, building to 12 ft
this afternoon. Dominant period 14 seconds. A slight chance of
showers late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 14 to 15 ft. Dominant period
16 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 15 to 16 ft. Dominant period
15 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to
25 kt. Seas around 17 ft, building to 19 ft after midnight. Dominant
period 15 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 25 to 35 kt.
Seas around 20 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas around 11 ft, subsiding to
9 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-242015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 10 ft, building to 12 ft
this afternoon. Dominant period 14 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 14 ft. Dominant period
16 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 15 ft. Dominant period
15 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A slight chance of
tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to
25 kt. Seas 15 to 16 ft. Dominant period 15 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers rough. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. N winds 20 to 25 kt,
increasing to 25 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 17 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, increasing to very rough in the
afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers very rough. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough,
diminishing to choppy after midnight. A chance of showers in the
evening.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-242015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
425 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt this
afternoon. Seas around 10 ft, building to 12 ft this afternoon. Near
shore, seas 6 to 7 ft. Dominant period 14 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy, increasing to rough this afternoon. A slight
chance of showers late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 13 to 14 ft, except around 8 ft near shore. Dominant
period 16 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to
rough after midnight. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas around 14 ft, except around 9 ft
near shore. Dominant period 15 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
rough. A slight chance of tstms. A slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible. NE winds 20 to
25 kt. Seas 14 to 15 ft, except around 8 ft near shore. Dominant
period 15 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible. N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas
around 14 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers rough. A chance of showers in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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