Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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000 FZUS52 KMHX 171646 AAA CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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 AMZ100-180030- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES THURSDAY WILL BUILD DOWN THE EASTERN SEABOARD SATURDAY THEN DISSIPATE SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY. $$ AMZ130-180030- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT AND THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ131-180030- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ135-180030- PAMLICO SOUND- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ136-180030- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ137-180030- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO FLAT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ150-180030- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ152-154-180030- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ156-180030- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ158-180030- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 1246 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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