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000 FZUS52 KMHX 240714 CWFMHX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 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 AMZ100-241915- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A cold front will push south through the area today. The front will stall well offshore Sunday with low pressure moving along it Monday. Another cold front will approach the area mid to late week. A tropical low is expected to track off the Southeast coast early next week. $$ AMZ230-241915- Albemarle Sound- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers until late afternoon, then showers likely late. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ231-241915- Croatan and Roanoke Sounds- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ131-241915- Alligator River- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. .MON...NE winds around 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves flat. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ135-241915- Pamlico Sound- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ136-241915- Pamlico and Pungo Rivers- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers in the evening. .TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. .WED...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S. Waves flat. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ137-241915- Neuse and Bay Rivers- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A chance of showers. .MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers. .WED...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ150-241915- S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TODAY...N winds around 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas around 2 ft, building to 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds, decreasing to 5 seconds this afternoon. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers until late afternoon, then showers likely late. .TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 7 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds around 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ152-241915- S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. A chance of showers. .TONIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds around 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ154-241915- S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE late this morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms this morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms this afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft after midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers likely. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .MON NIGHT...N winds around 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ156-241915- S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms early this morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers likely. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers. .TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$ AMZ158-241915- S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm- 314 AM EDT Sat Aug 24 2019 .TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and tstms early this morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon. .TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers likely. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near shore. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A chance of showers. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers in the evening. .TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat. A chance of showers. .WED...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light chop. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. $$

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