Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 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

AMZ100-281015-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will extend over the area from offshore tonight.  A
cold front will approach from the northwest Friday and move  through
late Saturday. Low pressure will develop northeast of  the area
Sunday and gradually move to the northeast early next week.

$$

AMZ130-281015-
Albemarle Sound-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-281015-
Alligator River-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers
and tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds around 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers and
tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds around 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-281015-
Pamlico Sound-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves around
2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds around 10 kt, becoming E. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-281015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms after midnight. A chance of showers and
tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers
and tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-281015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers
and tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-281015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms after midnight. A
chance of showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-281015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance
of showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-281015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds, decreasing to 4 seconds after midnight. A slight chance
of showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the evening.
.SUN...NW winds around 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-281015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds, decreasing to 4 seconds after midnight. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms
late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in the
afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the
evening.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-281015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
645 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
3 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Showers and
tstms likely, mainly in the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light
chop.
.TUE...E 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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