Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 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

AMZ100-031115-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A COLD FRONT WILL SAG SOUTHEAST INTO THE REGION TONIGHT THEN STALL
AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH FRIDAY. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF
THE COAST SATURDAY AND MOVE EAST AWAY FROM THE AREA SUNDAY. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY.

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AMZ130-031115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-031115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-031115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-031115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-031115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-031115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-154-031115-
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-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-031115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-031115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
752 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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