Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

AMZ100-010900-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...WHILE A TROF OF LOW PRESSURE LINGERS JUST WEST OF THE
COASTAL PLAIN.

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AMZ130-010900-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
LATE.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING
WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-010900-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES FLAT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES FLAT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES FLAT... INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-010900-
PAMLICO SOUND-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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AMZ136-010900-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-010900-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES FLAT... INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-010900-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ152-154-010900-
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-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY
FOG LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-010900-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS FLAT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-010900-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
252 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO
2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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