Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

AMZ100-192215-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
Hurricane Jose will move north well off the coast through early
Tuesday. High pressure builds in Wednesday and persists through the
weekend.

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AMZ130-192215-
Albemarle Sound-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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AMZ131-192215-
Alligator River-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this
afternoon. Waves rough, diminishing to choppy this afternoon. A
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

$$

AMZ135-192215-
Pamlico Sound-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 3 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 TO 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft.

$$

AMZ136-192215-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A slight chance of
showers until late afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

$$

AMZ137-192215-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A slight chance of
showers until late afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

$$

AMZ150-192215-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...Tropical storm conditions possible. NW winds 25 to 35 kt
with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas around 15 ft, except around 13 ft near
shore. Dominant period 12 seconds. Showers likely until late
afternoon, then a chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 12 ft, subsiding to 10 ft after midnight. Near
shore, seas around 10 ft, subsiding to 8 ft after midnight. Dominant
period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 TO 6 ft. Dominant period 11
seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 8 ft.

$$

AMZ152-192215-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...Tropical storm conditions possible. NW winds 25 to 35 kt
with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 16 ft. Dominant period
12 seconds. Showers likely until late afternoon, then a chance of
showers late.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 12 ft, subsiding to 10 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 10 ft.

$$

AMZ154-192215-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...Tropical storm conditions possible. NW winds 25 to 35 kt,
diminishing to 20 to 25 kt this afternoon. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
Dominant period 12 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 10 ft, subsiding to 8 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 6 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.

$$

AMZ156-192215-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. Dominant period
12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A chance of showers,
mainly this morning.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 7 ft, subsiding to 5 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to
flat in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ158-192215-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
658 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft, except around 4 ft
near shore. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
choppy.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 6 ft, subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. Near
shore, seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft, except around 2 ft near
shore. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat in
the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

$$



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