Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 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

AMZ100-290930-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
TROPICAL STORM BONNIE IS FORECAST TO MAKE LANDFALL ALONG THE SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY, THEN WEAKEN AND LINGER ALONG THE CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ130-290930-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-290930-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-290930-
PAMLICO SOUND-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-290930-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-290930-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-290930-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-154-290930-
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-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-290930-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO
FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-290930-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
938 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO
FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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