Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

AMZ100-242115-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST THROUGH TONIGHT. A DRY
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS OVER THE AREA SUNDAY AND WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA THROUGH
TUESDAY.

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AMZ130-242115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ131-242115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ135-242115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ136-242115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ137-242115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ150-242115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT... EXCEPT 3 TO
5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3
FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ152-242115-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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AMZ154-242115-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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AMZ156-242115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ158-242115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
951 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS AROUND 2 FT LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN 1 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

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