Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 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

AMZ100-282330-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE WEST TODAY...THEN
REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
THE WATERS MONDAY NIGHT WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN TUESDAY.

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AMZ130-282330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2
FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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AMZ131-282330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

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AMZ135-282330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...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 1 TO 2 FT...THEN 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

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AMZ136-282330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

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AMZ137-282330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...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 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

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AMZ150-282330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...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.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

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AMZ152-154-282330-
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-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

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AMZ156-282330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 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. 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.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.

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AMZ158-282330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
711 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...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 THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP... DIMINISHING TO
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.

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