Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 200753 CWFMHX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 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 AMZ100-201915- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A weak cold front will move south across the area this morning and then dissipate tonight. High pressure will extend over the area from offshore Monday through Wednesday, then a stronger front will move through Thursday. $$ AMZ130-201915- Albemarle Sound- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds around 5 kt, becoming E late this morning and afternoon. Waves 1 ft. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ131-201915- Alligator River- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NE late this morning and afternoon. Waves flat. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ135-201915- Pamlico Sound- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Waves 1 ft. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. .WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ136-201915- Pamlico and Pungo Rivers- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NE early this afternoon, then becoming SE late. Waves flat. Patchy fog early this morning. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM. .MON...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ137-201915- Neuse and Bay Rivers- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE early this afternoon, then becoming E late. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat this afternoon. Patchy fog early this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM. .MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the evening. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ150-201915- S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .MON...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ152-201915- S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ154-201915- S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms this morning, then a chance of showers and tstms this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ156-201915- S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N early this afternoon, then becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat this afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms this morning, then a chance of showers and tstms this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening. .TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ158-201915- S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm- 353 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat this afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$

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