Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

AMZ100-302100-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK LOW PRESSURE OFF THE COAST WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHEAST AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA FROM THE WEST TODAY. AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL MOVE UP THE COAST MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS
INTO THE AREA THROUGH LATE WEEK.

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AMZ130-302100-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ131-302100-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ135-302100-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-302100-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-302100-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-302100-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-154-302100-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING... THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-302100-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-302100-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1251 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO
FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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