Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 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

AMZ100-291930-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
TROPICAL STORM BONNIE IS FORECAST TO MAKE LANDFALL ALONG THE
SOUTH CAROLINA COAST TODAY, THEN WEAKEN TO A DEPRESSION TONIGHT.
THE LOW WILL SLOWLY DRIFT NORTHEAST NEAR THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST
MONDAY THROUGH MID WEEK. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL APPROACH THE
REGION BY NEXT WEEKEND.

$$

AMZ130-291930-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ131-291930-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ135-291930-
PAMLICO SOUND-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-291930-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-291930-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-291930-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ152-154-291930-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-291930-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING... THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-291930-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
323 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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