Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 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

AMZ100-280115-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
An upper level disturbance will cross the region later today. High
pressure will build in from the west Wednesday through late week
and offshore for the weekend.

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AMZ130-280115-
Albemarle Sound-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt, becoming SE late.
Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves 1
ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-280115-
Alligator River-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt, becoming SE late.
Waves flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt becoming N. Waves flat. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-280115-
Pamlico Sound-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-280115-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.WED...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-280115-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A
slight chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
light chop. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-280115-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Dominant period 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-280115-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Dominant period 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-280115-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Seas around
2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms in the evening.
.WED...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. 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.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-280115-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...Variable winds around 5 kt becoming SE. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
flat.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in
the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 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.

$$

AMZ158-280115-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
115 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening.
.WED...NE winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 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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