Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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000 FZUS52 KMHX 241912 CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 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 AMZ100-250715- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST THROUGH TONIGHT. A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE AREA SUNDAY AND WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA THROUGH MID WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA LATE WEDNESDAY AND MOVE THROUGH ON THURSDAY. $$ AMZ130-250715- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ AMZ131-250715- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. $$ AMZ135-250715- PAMLICO SOUND- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ AMZ136-250715- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. $$ AMZ137-250715- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. $$ AMZ150-250715- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ AMZ152-250715- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. $$ AMZ154-250715- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. $$ AMZ156-250715- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. $$ AMZ158-250715- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 312 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 1 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 1 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. $$

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