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FZUS52 KMHX 190611  
CWFMHX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 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  
 
AMZ100-191100-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST TONIGHT THROUGH THE  
WEEKEND. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION TUESDAY MORNING FOLLOWED  
BY HIGH PRESSURE ON WEDNESDAY.  
 

 
 
AMZ130-191100-  
ALBEMARLE SOUND-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ131-191100-  
ALLIGATOR RIVER-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT.   
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ135-191100-  
PAMLICO SOUND-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ136-191100-  
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE  
CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.  
 

 
 
AMZ137-191100-  
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI
 
W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A MODERATE  
CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.  
 

 
 
AMZ150-191100-  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
1 TO 2 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT, BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ152-191100-  
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING
 
 
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT,  
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ154-191100-  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM  
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING
 
 
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT,  
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ156-191100-  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT  
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP, INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY,  
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE  
CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 1 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS  
FLAT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP, INCREASING TO A MODERATE  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY, DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
AMZ158-191100-  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
111 AM EST FRI JAN 19 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS  
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT, BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP,  
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
 

 
 
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