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000 FZUS52 KMHX 200148 AAA CWFMHX Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 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 AMZ100-200930- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A cold front will become stationary across the area tonight into Sunday, then dissipate early next week. Another cold front will approach the area in the middle of next week and move through the area by the end of the week. $$ AMZ130-200930- Albemarle Sound- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Waves 1 ft. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft. .SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 ft. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ131-200930- Alligator River- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Waves light chop. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light chop. .SUN NIGHT...SE 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 around 10 kt. Waves light chop. .WED...SW winds around 10 kt, becoming NW. Waves light chop, increasing to 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. $$ AMZ135-200930- Pamlico Sound- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 ft. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ136-200930- Pamlico and Pungo Rivers- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Patchy fog late. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves flat. Patchy fog in the morning. .SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. .MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. .WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light 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. $$ AMZ137-200930- Neuse and Bay Rivers- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. .SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the evening. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ150-200930- S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 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. .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 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 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. $$ AMZ152-200930- S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ154-200930- S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...SW 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 SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 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 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ156-200930- S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning. .MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. .TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. .WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to choppy. Showers and tstms likely, then a chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ158-200930- S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm- 948 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 .OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 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. .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...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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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