Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 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

AMZ100-190115-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will build over the region through late this
week then slide offshore over the weekend. A strong cold front
will approach from the west early next week.

$$

AMZ130-190115-
Albemarle Sound-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt in the evening, becoming light and
variable. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

AMZ131-190115-
Alligator River-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves flat.
.FRI...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt in the evening, becoming light and
variable. Waves flat.
.SAT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves flat.

$$

AMZ135-190115-
Pamlico Sound-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

AMZ136-190115-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...Light and variable winds. Waves flat.
.SAT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

$$

AMZ137-190115-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves
flat.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E. Waves flat, increasing to
light chop.
.SUN...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

$$

AMZ150-190115-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.FRI...N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

AMZ152-190115-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Dominant
period 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

AMZ154-190115-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant
period 10 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

AMZ156-190115-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant
period 10 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of
showers.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers flat.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

$$

AMZ158-190115-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
945 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except around
3 ft near shore. Dominant period 10 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except around 3 ft near shore. Dominant
period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to
a moderate chop after midnight. A slight chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft
near shore. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers flat.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

$$


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