Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 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

AMZ100-290630-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL LIFT BACK NORTH OF THE AREA THIS
EVENING. A STRONGER FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST MONDAY AND
TUESDAY, AND STALL ALONG THE COAST THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.


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AMZ130-290630-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SW 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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AMZ131-290630-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-290630-
PAMLICO SOUND-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-290630-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-290630-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-290630-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-290630-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...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.

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AMZ154-290630-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-290630-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY, DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS,
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-290630-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY, DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS,
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...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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