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000 FZUS52 KMHX 310205 CWFMHX Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 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 AMZ100-311015- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... Cool high pressure will build in through Sunday. A strong cold front will cross the area Sunday night followed by cold high pressure into the middle of next week. $$ AMZ230-311015- Albemarle Sound- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet, then 1 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less. .SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. .TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. .WED...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. $$ AMZ131-311015- Alligator River- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. .SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .SUN...SE 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. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, increasing to rough after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves choppy. .MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. .TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. $$ AMZ231-311015- Croatan and Roanoke Sounds- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. .SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Waves rough, increasing to very rough after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves very rough, diminishing to rough in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. .TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. .WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. $$ AMZ135-311015- Pamlico Sound- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, gusts to 25 kt early. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. .SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 3 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 ft. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. $$ AMZ136-311015- Pamlico and Pungo Rivers- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 .OVERNIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves choppy. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. .TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. $$ AMZ137-311015- Neuse and Bay Rivers- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. .SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. .SUN...E 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 slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, increasing to rough after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Waves rough, diminishing to choppy in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. .TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. $$ AMZ150-311015- S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt late this evening. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. .SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. .SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. .TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas around 2 ft. $$ AMZ152-311015- S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers. .SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW around 30 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. .TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft. $$ AMZ154-311015- S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers. .SUN...S winds around 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds around 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the evening. Seas 5 to 7 ft. .TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .WED...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. $$ AMZ156-311015- S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. .SAT...NE winds around 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A slight chance of showers. .SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, increasing to very rough after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough, diminishing to rough in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. .TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to light chop. .WED...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. $$ AMZ158-311015- S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm- 1005 PM EDT Fri Oct 30 2020 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... .OVERNIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near shore. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A slight chance of showers after midnight. .SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near shore. Dominant period 11 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, increasing to very rough after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough, diminishing to rough in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. .TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to light chop. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. $$

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