Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

AMZ100-180115-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A frontal boundary to the south will lift back to the coast
tonight. A cold front will pass through from the northwest Monday,
becoming stationary along the gulf coast. The front will shift back
and forth several times during the week, resulting in an unsettled
weather pattern.

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AMZ130-180115-
Albemarle Sound-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 ft. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 ft. Showers likely in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers likely.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Waves around
2 ft, then 1 ft. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming N. Waves 1 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ131-180115-
Alligator River-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance
of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
light chop. Rain likely.
.MON...W winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers likely in the
morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers
likely.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ135-180115-
Pamlico Sound-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance
of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 ft, then around 2 ft after midnight. Rain likely.
.MON...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers
likely.
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Waves around 2 ft, then
1 ft. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Waves 1 ft, then around
2 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ136-180115-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
light chop. Rain likely.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance
of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers
likely.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ137-180115-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop after
midnight. A chance of rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves a
moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance
of showers in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance
of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers
likely.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop. Showers likely, then a chance of
showers.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ150-180115-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers likely in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to
4 to 6 ft. Showers likely.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ152-180115-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 5 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Rain likely.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ154-180115-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of
rain.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ156-180115-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight. A
chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to a
moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers, mainly in the
morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy. Showers likely.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate
chop. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ158-180115-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
1227 PM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight. A
chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy. Showers likely.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate
chop. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

$$

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