Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 291102 AAA CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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 AMZ100-292230- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY...WHILE A COLD FRONT REMAINS STATIONARY OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT BACK TOWARD THE COAST LATE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND. $$ AMZ130-292230- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ131-292230- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ135-292230- PAMLICO SOUND- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ136-292230- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ137-292230- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ150-292230- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .THU THROUGH THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ152-154-292230- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ156-292230- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ158-292230- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 702 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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