Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 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

AMZ100-011930-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RIDGE INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE WATERS EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SOUTH OF THE WATERS
SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

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AMZ130-011930-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 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...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-011930-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG EARLY
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-011930-
PAMLICO SOUND-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT THIS MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-011930-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. AREAS OF FOG EARLY
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-011930-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-011930-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ152-154-011930-
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-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-011930-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-011930-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
347 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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