Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

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

AMZ100-132015-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
Cool dry high pressure builds into the area from the N through
the weekend. Broad troughing develops over the Southeast early to
mid next week.

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AMZ230-132015-
Albemarle Sound-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds around 10 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Waves
1 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
tstms. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-132015-
Alligator River-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
light chop, increasing to a moderate chop late.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming N. Waves flat. A chance of
tstms. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ231-132015-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...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...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Waves light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Waves light chop. A
chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-132015-
Pamlico Sound-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance
of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon, then
becoming SW in the evening, becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 ft
or less. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ136-132015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
flat. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon, then
becoming E in the evening, becoming N after midnight. Waves flat.
A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-132015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late. Waves light chop.
.TONIGHT...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...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Waves light chop. A chance of showers and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
flat, increasing to light chop after midnight. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-132015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming around 10 kt. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 5 ft
after midnight.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-132015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
tstms. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance
of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms after
midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A
chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-132015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...N winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms after
midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers.
.WED...N winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms in
the morning. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-132015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance
of showers.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-132015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
333 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$


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