Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

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

AMZ100-252015-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
The remnants of a stationary front to the south will dissipate
today. High pressure will remain over the western Atlantic
through next week, while a low pressure in the Gulf of Mexico
will move into the Gulf States this weekend. This will bring
unsettled weather through most of next week.

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AMZ130-252015-
Albemarle Sound-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers.
A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of showers.
A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers likely, then a chance
of showers.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ131-252015-
Alligator River-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance
of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.SUN...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.MON...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Showers likely.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ135-252015-
Pamlico Sound-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft, then 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. A slight
chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 ft. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely
after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers, then showers likely.
.TUE...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ136-252015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to around 10 kt this
afternoon. Waves flat, increasing to light chop this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.SUN...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.MON...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Showers, then showers
likely.
.TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt. Waves flat. A
chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-252015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A
chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance
of showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers, then showers
likely.
.TUE...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-252015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds around 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ152-252015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers, then showers likely.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

AMZ154-252015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds around 10 kt, increasing to around 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight
chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Showers, then showers likely.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

AMZ156-252015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds around 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon.
A slight chance of tstms in the morning. A slight chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers in the evening, then
showers likely after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. Showers, then showers likely.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-252015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
420 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance
of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A chance of showers in the evening, then
showers likely after midnight.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. Showers, then showers likely.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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