Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 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

AMZ100-292015-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure offshore is expected to hold steady through early
next week with an inland trough producing a warm and moist
southerly flow across the cosatal waters.

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AMZ130-292015-
Albemarle Sound-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the
morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance
of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ131-292015-
Alligator River-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ135-292015-
Pamlico Sound-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms
in the morning, then a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance
of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-292015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-292015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers. A
slight chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-292015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after midnight.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-292015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. A slight chance of
tstms in the morning, then a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ154-292015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. A slight chance of
tstms in the morning, then a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-292015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop,
increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
A slight chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-292015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
401 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop,
increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
A slight chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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