Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
256 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

AMZ100-200630-
256 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
early next week. At this time Hurricane Maria is forecast to
remain well offshore to the southeast late in the week.


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AMZ130-200630-
Albemarle Sound-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late
this evening and overnight. Waves around 2 ft this evening, then
1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W 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...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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AMZ131-200630-
Alligator River-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop late.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.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...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.

$$

AMZ135-200630-
Pamlico Sound-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late this
evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft this evening, then 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 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...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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AMZ136-200630-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED...W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.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 around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.

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AMZ137-200630-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.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 E in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ150-200630-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 9 to 13 ft, subsiding to 8 to 10 ft after midnight.
Near shore, seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 11 seconds. A slight chance of showers early this
evening.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 to 9 ft, except 5 to 7 ft near shore. 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 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft.


$$

AMZ152-200630-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

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

$$

AMZ154-200630-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late
this evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds. A slight chance of showers early this evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period
11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
12 seconds.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

$$

AMZ156-200630-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7
ft, subsiding to 3 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 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, building to 9 to
12 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

$$

AMZ158-200630-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
256 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop becoming a light chop.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 14 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
12 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.

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