Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 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

AMZ100-242215-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A tropical airmass will interact with a slow moving cold front
impacting Eastern NC this weekend. The front will meander just  off
the coast through Wednesday. High pressure will build in  from the
west Wednesday through late next week.

$$

AMZ130-242215-
Albemarle Sound-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, diminishing to 10
to 15 kt late. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms late this morning. A chance of showers and tstms this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-242215-
Alligator River-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, diminishing to 10
to 15 kt late. Waves rough, diminishing to a moderate chop this
afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this morning. A
chance of showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
light chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves light chop,
diminishing to flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-242215-
Pamlico Sound-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, diminishing to 15
to 25 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms early this afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Tstms, showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms, mainly in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the evening.
.MON...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-242215-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with frequent gusts to 25 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves
choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop this afternoon. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late this morning. A chance of showers
and tstms early this afternoon, then showers and tstms likely late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat. Showers and tstms likely in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves flat.
.TUE...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-242215-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with frequent gusts to 25 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves
choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop this afternoon. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late this morning. A chance of showers
and tstms early this afternoon, then showers and tstms likely late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Tstms,
showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat. Showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-242215-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, diminishing to 10
to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft late. Dominant
period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms early this
afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft
near shore. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in
the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms, mainly in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-242215-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt early. Seas 5 to 8
ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Tstms, showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers and
tstms, mainly in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-242215-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Dominant period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms
late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 7
seconds. Tstms, showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 6 ft early, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6
seconds. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 2
to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-242215-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Tstms,
showers.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 6 ft early, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to light chop
in the afternoon. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop. Showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-242215-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
629 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A slight
chance of showers and tstms early this afternoon. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Tstms,
showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 6 ft early, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to
light chop in the afternoon. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop. Showers and tstms.
.MON...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to
flat after midnight.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$



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