NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
10:07 PM Tuesday MAY 23.
.small craft advisory in effect through friday afternoon, overnight, southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. seas 6 to 8 feet, except 5 to 7 feet near shore. dominant period 6 seconds. adjacent sounds and rivers rough. showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms late this evening, then showers likely late. wednesday, southwest winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. seas 5 to 7 feet, subsiding to 4 to 6 feet. dominant period 7 seconds. adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. wednesday night, south winds 20 to 25 knots. gusts up to 35 knots after midnight. seas 6 to 9 feet, building to 8 to 11 feet after midnight. near shore, seas 6 to 9 feet. dominant period 8 seconds. adjacent sounds and rivers rough. showers with a chance of thunderstorms. thursday, southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. seas 7 to 10 feet, except 5 to 8 feet near shore. dominant period 8 seconds. adjacent sounds and rivers rough. showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. thursday night, west winds 20 to 25 knots. seas 6 to 9 feet. adjacent sounds and rivers rough. a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evening. friday, west winds 15 to 20 knots. seas 4 to 6 feet. adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. friday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots. seas 3 to 5 feet. adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. saturday, southwest winds 5 to 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots. seas 2 to 4 feet. adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop. sunday, southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. seas 3 to 5 feet. adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. a chance of showers and thunderstorms. winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.