Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 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

AMZ100-251930-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA FROM OFFSHORE INTO NEXT
WEEKEND.

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AMZ130-251930-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ131-251930-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE THROUGH THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ135-251930-
PAMLICO SOUND-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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AMZ136-251930-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE THROUGH THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ137-251930-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE THROUGH THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ150-251930-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.
.WED THROUGH WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ152-154-251930-
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-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.TUE THROUGH TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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AMZ156-251930-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE THROUGH TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ158-251930-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
321 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 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.
.WED THROUGH WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

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