Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

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

AMZ100-262115-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
The remnants of Beta will away from the area today through tonight.
A slow-moving cold front will pass offshore Wednesday night and
early Thursday, followed by cool high pressure for late next week.

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AMZ230-262115-
Albemarle Sound-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
Patchy fog in the morning. Isolated showers and tstms in the
afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 ft. Isolated tstms in the evening. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ131-262115-
Alligator River-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE this afternoon.
Waves light chop, diminishing to flat this afternoon. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Patchy fog in the morning.
Isolated showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
light chop. Isolated tstms in the evening. A slight chance of
showers.
.MON...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ231-262115-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E late. Waves light
chop, diminishing to flat late. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
flat. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
light chop. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-262115-
Pamlico Sound-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S early this
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves around 2 ft late this
morning, then 1 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers in the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of tstms. A
chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft. A chance
of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-262115-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming NW this afternoon.
Waves flat. A chance of showers late this morning, then a slight
chance of showers this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves flat. Patchy fog in the morning. Isolated showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance
of showers with isolated tstms in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.


Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ137-262115-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A slight chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
flat. Patchy fog in the morning. Isolated showers and tstms in the
afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight. A slight chance of
showers with isolated tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers
after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-262115-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
becoming E 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ152-262115-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight chance of
tstms. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ154-262115-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
early this afternoon, then becoming SW late. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers late this morning and
early afternoon, then a slight chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.SUN...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight chance of
tstms. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ156-262115-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop, diminishing to flat late. A slight chance of showers this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat. A slight chance of
showers in the evening.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
flat. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in
the afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to
choppy. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-262115-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
956 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.REST OF TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers late.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light
chop, diminishing to flat in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight. A slight chance of
showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop in
the afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to
choppy. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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