Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 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

AMZ100-211015-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will build over the region through Saturday and
then slide offshore Sunday into Monday. A strong cold front will
approach from the west Tuesday and move across the area Tuesday
night into early Wednesday.


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AMZ130-211015-
Albemarle Sound-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. Areas of fog late.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft after
midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft. A chance
of showers.

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AMZ131-211015-
Alligator River-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Waves rough,
diminishing to a moderate chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

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AMZ135-211015-
Pamlico Sound-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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


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AMZ136-211015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Areas of fog late.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat. Areas of fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Waves choppy,
diminishing to a moderate chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop.

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AMZ137-211015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Waves choppy,
diminishing to a moderate chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ150-211015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

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AMZ152-211015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Showers likely.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. A chance of showers.

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AMZ154-211015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.SUN...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft
after midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Showers likely.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

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AMZ156-211015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop,
increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy, increasing to rough after midnight. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough, diminishing to a moderate
chop. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, increasing to choppy. A chance of showers.

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AMZ158-211015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
1024 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers flat, increasing to light chop late.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to a moderate chop.
Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

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