Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS52 KMHX 272237 AAA CWFMHX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 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 AMZ100-281030- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS... WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST JUST OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A STALLED COLD FRONT TO THE NORTHWEST WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL GRADUALLY MOVE THROUGH THE AREA OVER THE WEEKEND AS LOW PRESSURE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY SLOWLY MOVES NORTHEAST. $$ AMZ130-281030- ALBEMARLE SOUND- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ131-281030- ALLIGATOR RIVER- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ135-281030- PAMLICO SOUND- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ136-281030- PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ137-281030- NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ150-281030- S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ152-281030- S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ154-281030- S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ156-281030- S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ AMZ158-281030- S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM- 637 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE EVENING. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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