Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

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

AMZ100-302100-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
TROPICAL DEPRESSION BONNIE WILL MOVE VERY SLOWLY NORTHEAST ALONG THE
SOUTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. IT WILL THEN WEAKEN
FURTHER TO A REMNANT LOW OVER EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA TUESDAY WHILE
CONTINUING TO MOVE SLOWLY NORTHEAST, EVENTUALLY EXITING THE COAST OF
THE NORTHERN OUTER BANKS THURSDAY MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA THIS WEEKEND.

$$

AMZ130-302100-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ131-302100-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ135-302100-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-302100-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-302100-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING... THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.
.FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT...
INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-302100-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ152-154-302100-
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-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-302100-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN NUMEROUS
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-302100-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2
TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE THIS MORNING... THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$



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