Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 311353 CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 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 AMZ100-312115- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... A COLD FRONT WILL STALL ALONG THE COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE FRONT WEAKENS EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA FROM THE ATLANTIC...AND AN INLAND TROUGH DEVELOPS TO THE WEST. $$ AMZ130-312115- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ131-312115- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ135-312115- PAMLICO SOUND- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ136-312115- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ137-312115- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ150-312115- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ152-312115- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ154-312115- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ156-312115- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ158-312115- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 953 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...SW 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. $$ 11

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