Coastal Waters Forecast
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097 FZUS52 KMHX 261027 AAA CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 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 AMZ100-262230- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ATLANTIC WILL BUILD IN THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST MONDAY AND CROSS MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY. $$ AMZ130-262230- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ131-262230- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ135-262230- PAMLICO SOUND- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ136-262230- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ137-262230- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW AROUND 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ150-262230- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ152-262230- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW AROUND 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT, BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ154-262230- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT, BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ156-262230- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY, DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ158-262230- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 627 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, EXCEPT 3 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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