Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 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

AMZ100-290630-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure over the region tonight will shift offshore
Thursday. High pressure will then remain offshore through early
next week with an inland trough producing a warm and moist
southerly flow across the region.

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AMZ130-290630-
Albemarle Sound-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ131-290630-
Alligator River-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Waves light
chop.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers and tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ135-290630-
Pamlico Sound-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-290630-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers in the morning, then a chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of tstms. A chance of showers, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-290630-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt late this evening
and overnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop late
this evening and overnight.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers. A
slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-290630-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT... NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas around
2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after
midnight.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after midnight.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ152-290630-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Dominant period 4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after
midnight.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ154-290630-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-290630-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Dominant period 4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after
midnight. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-290630-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
257 PM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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