AP-NC--KMHX-NC Coastal Waters Forecast, NC

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FZUS52 KMHX 151408

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

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

AMZ100-152215-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LINGER INLAND TODAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE

OFFSHORE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH FROM THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND OVER THE AREA FROM THE NORTH THURSDAY AND

FRIDAY...AND THEN MOVE OFFSHORE FOR THE WEEKEND.

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AMZ130-152215-

ALBEMARLE SOUND-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER

MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND

TSTMS.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND

TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ131-152215-

ALLIGATOR RIVER-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE

OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES

LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES

LIGHT CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO

LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS

AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ135-152215-

PAMLICO SOUND-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT

DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT LATE

THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS

AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES

1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE

EVENING...THEN 1 FT.

.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-152215-

PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES

LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND

TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS

AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO

LIGHT CHOP.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS

AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-152215-

NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES

LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE

OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES FLAT... INCREASING TO

LIGHT CHOP.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS

AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-152215-

S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... EXCEPT

AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER

MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF

SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

5 SECONDS.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

6 SECONDS.

.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO

3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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AMZ152-154-152215-

S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-

S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM

INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT

PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS

4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

6 SECONDS.

.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-152215-

S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT

THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT

SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP THIS

AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER

MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS

AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A

CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT

CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND

RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND

RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT

SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP.

.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND

RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-152215-

S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-

1008 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT

EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS

4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS

CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN

INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS

AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 10 KT AFTER

MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT

SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER

MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT

CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD

6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND

RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND

RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

.SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT

SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT...INCREASING TO LIGHT CHOP.

.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO

3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A

MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Wed Jul 15 2015 10:09AM EDT