Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 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

AMZ100-192100-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A cold front will stall over the area today before moving offshore
on  Sunday. High pressure builds back in by Tuesday. Another cold
front will approach the area in the middle of next week.

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AMZ130-192100-
Albemarle Sound-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...W winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-192100-
Alligator River-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SW. Waves flat, increasing to
light chop.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-192100-
Pamlico Sound-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then
around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-192100-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt. Waves flat,
increasing to light chop.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-192100-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
flat. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-192100-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...W winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in
the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-192100-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms,
mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-192100-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-192100-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A chance of showers
and tstms, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers flat.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a
moderate chop.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to
choppy. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-192100-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
114 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light
chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a
moderate chop.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$



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