Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 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

AMZ100-241015-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A hot and humid airmass will remain over the region through
Saturday. The remnants of tropical cyclone Cindy will pass  well to
the north on Saturday. A tropically enhanced cold front will move
very slowly through Eastern NC Saturday and Sunday, before pushing
just south of the area by late Monday. The front  will meander just
off the coast through Wednesday. High pressure  will build in from
the west Wednesday through late next week.

$$

AMZ130-241015-
Albemarle Sound-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A slight
chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the morning, then a chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-241015-
Alligator River-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and
tstms likely.
.SUN...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat. Showers and tstms likely in the morning, then a chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves flat.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt. Waves flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-241015-
Pamlico Sound-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-241015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves rough.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves rough, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
flat. Showers and tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.MON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the afternoon.
Waves flat.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat.
.TUE...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt. Waves flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-241015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves rough.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves rough, diminishing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers
and tstms.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves flat. Showers and tstms likely in the evening, then
a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves light chop,
diminishing to flat.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-241015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft
near shore. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near
shore. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers and tstms likely in the
morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in
the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-241015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6
seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Showers and tstms in the morning, then a chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-241015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-241015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy after midnight. Showers and
tstms.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the
afternoon. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-241015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
1010 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy after midnight. Showers and
tstms.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop,
diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. Showers and tstms
likely.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 1 ft, then 1 to 2 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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