Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

AMZ100-252115-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA FROM THE NORTH AND NORTHEAST
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ130-252115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ131-252115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ135-252115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ136-252115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

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AMZ137-252115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ150-252115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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AMZ152-252115-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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AMZ154-252115-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ156-252115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ158-252115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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