Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 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

AMZ100-200015-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
Hurricane Jose will move north away from the region through tonight.
High pressure builds in Wednesday and persists through the weekend.


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AMZ130-200015-
Albemarle Sound-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.


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AMZ131-200015-
Alligator River-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves rough, diminishing to choppy late. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.


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AMZ135-200015-
Pamlico Sound-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 3 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 TO 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon.


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AMZ136-200015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop late. A slight
chance of showers early.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.


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AMZ137-200015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A slight
chance of showers early.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.


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AMZ150-200015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Showers likely
early, then a chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 12 ft, subsiding to 10 ft after midnight. Near
shore, seas around 10 ft, subsiding to 8 ft after midnight. Dominant
period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 TO 6 ft. Dominant period 11
seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 8 ft.


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AMZ152-200015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Showers likely
early, then a chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 12 ft, subsiding to 10 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 9 ft.

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AMZ154-200015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Dominant
period 12 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 10 ft, subsiding to 8 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 6 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 9 ft.


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AMZ156-200015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant
period 13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 7 ft, subsiding to 5 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to
flat in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.


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AMZ158-200015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 5 to 8 ft, except around 3 ft near shore. Dominant period
13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a
moderate chop late.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 6 ft, subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. Near
shore, seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft, except around 2 ft near
shore. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 13 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat in
the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.


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