Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 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

AMZ100-211315-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST SUNDAY JUST OFF THE COAST. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BEHIND THE FRONT WILL
PASS BY TO THE NORTH TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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AMZ130-211315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-211315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-211315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-211315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-211315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-211315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-211315-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ154-211315-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-211315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE. WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-211315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
111 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... EXCEPT
3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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