Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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000 FZUS52 KMHX 301336 CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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 AMZ100-302115- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA TODAY AND FRIDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST MONDAY AND TUESDAY THEN MOVE OFF THE COAST ON WEDNESDAY. $$ AMZ130-302115- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. $$ AMZ131-302115- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. $$ AMZ135-302115- PAMLICO SOUND- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT. $$ AMZ136-302115- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. $$ AMZ137-302115- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. $$ AMZ150-302115- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. .MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ AMZ152-154-302115- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ AMZ156-302115- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO ROUGH. .MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT. $$ AMZ158-302115- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 936 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP... INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. $$

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