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Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

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

AMZ100-071130-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A strong cold front with limited moisture will cross the area tonight.
Low pressure with plentiful moisture will move northeast and impact
the region mid week.

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AMZ230-071130-
Albemarle Sound-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers late this evening and early morning.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NE 10 to
15 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
rain.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or
less.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.


$$

AMZ131-071130-
Alligator River-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, increasing to
choppy after midnight. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to
15 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop
in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of rain
in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
flat.
.FRI...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves flat, increasing to
light chop.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers.

$$

AMZ231-071130-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt, becoming N with gusts up to 30 kt
after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after
midnight. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NE 10 to
15 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop
in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds around 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance
of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
flat.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Waves choppy. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ135-071130-
Pamlico Sound-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW after midnight, then
becoming N 20 to 25 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or
less, then around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ136-071130-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to 25 kt
after midnight, then becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt
late. Waves a moderate chop, increasing to choppy late. A slight
chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to light chop
in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
rain.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves flat, increasing to
light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ137-071130-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight, then
becoming N 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late. Waves a moderate
chop, increasing to choppy late. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to a
moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of rain
in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ150-071130-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming N
20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
4 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ152-071130-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds around 20 kt, becoming W after midnight, then
becoming N around 25 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ154-071130-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N late. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight
chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ156-071130-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N late. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A
slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy in the afternoon. A
slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A chance of rain in the
evening.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ158-071130-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
632 PM EST Mon Dec 6 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt late this
evening, then becoming W 15 to 20 kt after midnight, becoming N
20 to 25 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to rough late this
evening, then diminishing to choppy after midnight, increasing to
rough late. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy in the afternoon. A
slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except
2 to 3 ft near shore. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A
chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A chance of rain in the
evening.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A chance of showers.

$$


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