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FZUS52 KMHX 150155  
CWFMHX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTH CAROLINA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 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  
 
AMZ100-151430-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS
 
 
AN UNSETTLED PATTERN WILL DEVELOP MONDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH  
MUCH OF THE WEEK AS SEVERAL IMPULSES MOVES THROUGH BROAD  
CYCLONIC FLOW ACROSS THE EASTERN US.  
 

 
 
AMZ230-151430-  
ALBEMARLE SOUND-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
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 AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 2 FT  
IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 1 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT  
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ131-151430-  
ALLIGATOR RIVER-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN TSTMS LIKELY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ231-151430-  
CROATAN AND ROANOKE SOUNDS-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
MON
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ135-151430-  
PAMLICO SOUND-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT LATE THIS  
EVENING, THEN 1 FT.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN TSTMS LIKELY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ136-151430-  
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
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
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING,  
THEN TSTMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ137-151430-  
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE  
EVENING.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP, DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT  
CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ150-151430-  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.    
MON
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.   
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ152-151430-  
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.    
MON
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ154-151430-  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM  
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS, INCREASING TO 7 SECONDS.    
MON
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
7 SECONDS.    
MON NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SHOWERS  
LIKELY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ156-151430-  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.   
MON
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.   
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT  
CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY, MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT  
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
AMZ158-151430-  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
955 PM EDT SUN AUG 14 2022  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. DOMINANT  
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD  
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS  
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP, INCREASING  
TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY,  
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND  
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT  
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING.    
THU
 
NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
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