Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 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

AMZ100-280730-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
An upper level disturbance will cross the region this evening.
High pressure will build in from the west Wednesday through late
week then move offshore for the weekend.

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AMZ130-280730-
Albemarle Sound-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, then becoming N 10
to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms this evening.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-280730-
Alligator River-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, then becoming N
10 to 15 kt late. Waves flat, increasing to a moderate chop late.
A slight chance of showers and tstms this evening.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-280730-
Pamlico Sound-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late this evening, then
becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft
after midnight.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-280730-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming N 10 kt late this evening
and overnight. Waves flat, increasing to light chop late this evening
and overnight. A slight chance of showers and tstms this evening.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves light
chop.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-280730-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms this evening.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
light chop.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-280730-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, then becoming N 10
to 15 kt late. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-280730-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, then becoming N 10
to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-280730-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, becoming N 10 to 15
kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance
of showers and tstms after midnight.
.FRI...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-280730-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt becoming S, then becoming N 10
to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop
after midnight.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.
.THU...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-280730-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
320 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late this evening, then
becoming N 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 7
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a
moderate chop late.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a
moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$



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