NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
9:20 AM Monday December 5
W2.small craft advisory in effect until 3 pm this afternoon, rest of today, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming north 10 to 15 knots this afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, except 3 to 5 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 6 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop this afternoon.W2 a slight chance of rain.W2 tonight, northeast winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet, except 2 to 3 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 6 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight.W2 rain, mainly after midnight.W2 tuesday, east winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming southwest in the afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, except 2 to 4 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 5 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.W2 rain in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.W2 tuesday night, west winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight.W2 seas 5 to 7 feet, except 3 to 5 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 7 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight.W2 a slight chance of showers in the evening.W2 wednesday, north winds 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.W2 wednesday night, north winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northwest after midnight.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.W2 thursday, west winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming northwest 20 to 25 knots.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to rough.W2 friday, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to 15 to 20 knots.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy.W2