Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 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

AMZ100-300015-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT, THEN DRIFT INTO THE REGION TUESDAY. THE FRONT WILL STALL
NEAR THE AREA THROUGH MID TO LATE WEEK THEN DISSIPATE.


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AMZ130-300015-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT,
THEN AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-300015-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-300015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-300015-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW 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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AMZ137-300015-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-300015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-300015-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT, BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ154-300015-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-300015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP, INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-300015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1236 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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