Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 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

AMZ100-151015-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A COLD FRONT REMAINS STALLED TO THE SOUTH AND WILL GRADUALLY LIFT
NORTHWARD INTO THE AREA MONDAY...BEFORE DISSIPATING MONDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TUESDAY WITH STRONG
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE NORTH THROUGH THE WEEK.


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AMZ130-151015-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-151015-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-151015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-151015-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-151015-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-151015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS... INCREASING TO
15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-151015-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ154-151015-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-151015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-151015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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