Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 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

AMZ100-282230-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA FROM THE NORTH AND NORTHEAST
THROUGH SUNDAY. A WEAK LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTHEAST MONDAY
THROUGH MIDWEEK. A COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO PUSH THROUGH THE AREA
THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE FROM THE NORTH FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY.

$$

AMZ130-282230-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ131-282230-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ135-282230-
PAMLICO SOUND-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE
EVENING...THEN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-282230-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-282230-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-282230-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ152-282230-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 16 SECONDS THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ154-282230-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-282230-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ158-282230-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
651 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3
FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 3 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... DIMINISHING TO
FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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