Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 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

AMZ100-281915-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will extend over the area from offshore through the
week. Subtropical Storm Alberto will move into the Gulf States
today and the remnants of it will slowly move north during the week.
The circulation around the systems will produce a southerly flow
over the waters through most of the week.

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AMZ130-281915-
Albemarle Sound-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers likely with a
slight chance of tstms early this morning, then showers with a
chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening,
then showers likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers likely with a chance
of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance
of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ131-281915-
Alligator River-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop this
afternoon. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms early this
morning, then showers with a chance of tstms late this morning and
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a slight
chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers with a chance
of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ135-281915-
Pamlico Sound-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers with a
slight chance of tstms early this morning, then showers with a
chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a slight
chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the evening.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers likely with a chance
of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A
chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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AMZ136-281915-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop this
afternoon. Showers with a slight chance of tstms early this morning,
then showers with a chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a slight
chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers with a chance
of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. Showers likely with a chance
of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ137-281915-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate
chop late this morning and afternoon. Showers. A slight chance of
tstms early this morning, then a chance of tstms late this morning
and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening, then
showers likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers with a chance
of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ150-281915-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms early this morning,
then showers with a chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening, then
showers likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near
shore. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers likely with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the
evening.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ152-281915-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft building to 4 to 6 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers with a slight chance of tstms
early this morning, then showers with a chance of tstms late this
morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening, then
showers likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft early subsiding to 3 to 5
ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the
evening.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ154-281915-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft
this afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers with a slight
chance of tstms early this morning, then showers with a chance of
tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening, then
showers likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 4 ft in
the afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers with a chance of
tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the
evening.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ156-281915-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early, building to 5 to 8 ft
this afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
a moderate chop, increasing to choppy late this morning and
afternoon. Showers. A slight chance of tstms early this morning, then
a chance of tstms late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Showers with a chance
of tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a slight chance of
tstms after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft
in the afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. Showers with a chance of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight
chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the evening.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

AMZ158-281915-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
344 AM EDT Mon May 28 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft early building to 5 to 8 ft.
Near shore, seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 6 ft this afternoon.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, increasing to choppy late this morning and afternoon. Showers.
A slight chance of tstms early this morning, then a chance of tstms
late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight.
Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening, then showers likely
with a slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft
in the afternoon. Near shore, seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Showers
likely with a chance of tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$



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