Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 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

AMZ100-171415-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
Weak high pressure builds into the region through tonight, then
moves off the coast Thursday. A cold front will move into the  area
this weekend. This front will move south of the area early next
week.

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AMZ130-171415-
Albemarle Sound-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ131-171415-
Alligator River-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ135-171415-
Pamlico Sound-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-171415-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.MON...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-171415-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.MON...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves flat. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-171415-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-171415-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ154-171415-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-171415-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers flat.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-171415-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
202 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers flat. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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