Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 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

AMZ100-292015-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN REMAIN IN
PLACE THROUGH SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS MONDAY
NIGHT WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE NORTH TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY.

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AMZ130-292015-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ131-292015-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ135-292015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT.


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AMZ136-292015-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

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AMZ137-292015-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT... INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ150-292015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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AMZ152-154-292015-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

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AMZ156-292015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...THEN
INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP... INCREASING TO ROUGH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ158-292015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
326 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT... INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP... INCREASING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

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