Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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000 FZUS52 KMHX 031717 CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 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 AMZ100-040130- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY. SEVERAL AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE WILL AFFECT THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. $$ AMZ130-040130- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ AMZ131-040130- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. $$ AMZ135-040130- PAMLICO SOUND- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN 1 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT. $$ AMZ136-040130- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT. $$ AMZ137-040130- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. $$ AMZ150-040130- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ AMZ152-040130- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ AMZ154-040130- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ AMZ156-040130- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. RAIN... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. $$ AMZ158-040130- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 1217 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE MORNING. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP. RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP. $$ 11

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