Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 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

AMZ100-252315-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA FROM THE WEST TODAY. A DRY
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA SUNDAY AND WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA
THROUGH MID WEEK.

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AMZ130-252315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.


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AMZ131-252315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

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AMZ135-252315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.


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AMZ136-252315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

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AMZ137-252315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

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AMZ150-252315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... EXCEPT 2 TO
3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ152-252315-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ154-252315-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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AMZ156-252315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO
FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ158-252315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
702 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FT. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 1 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

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