531  
FZUS52 KMHX 240210  
CWFMHX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
 
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  
 
AMZ100-241015-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS
 
 
A HOT AND HUMID AIRMASS WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH  
SATURDAY. THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE CINDY WILL PASS WELL TO  
THE NORTH ON SATURDAY. A TROPICALLY ENHANCED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE  
VERY SLOWLY THROUGH EASTERN NC SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, BEFORE PUSHING  
JUST SOUTH OF THE AREA BY LATE MONDAY. THE FRONT WILL MEANDER JUST  
OFF THE COAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM  
THE WEST WEDNESDAY THROUGH LATE NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
 
AMZ130-241015-  
ALBEMARLE SOUND-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.   
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS  
LIKELY.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ131-241015-  
ALLIGATOR RIVER-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MON
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES FLAT.   
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP, DIMINISHING TO FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ135-241015-  
PAMLICO SOUND-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ136-241015-  
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MON
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WAVES FLAT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ137-241015-  
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT SATURDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH, DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE  
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP, DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
FLAT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP,  
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ150-241015-  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT  
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR  
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT, EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE  
MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ152-241015-  
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6  
SECONDS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ154-241015-  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM  
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
6 SECONDS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND  
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ156-241015-  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS  
AND RIVERS ROUGH, DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT  
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS  
LIKELY.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT  
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ158-241015-  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
1010 PM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS  
AND RIVERS ROUGH, DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT, EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP,  
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS  
LIKELY.    
MON
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS FLAT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS 1 FT, THEN 1 TO 2 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
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