Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 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

AMZ100-291330-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN STATIONARY ACROSS THE OHIO
VALLEY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
NORTH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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AMZ130-291330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-291330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-291330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
THEN AROUND 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ136-291330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ137-291330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ150-291330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-291330-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ154-291330-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ156-291330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...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
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-291330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
151 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT... INCREASING TO LIGHT
CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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