NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
6:36 AM Tuesday September 16
W2.small craft advisory in effect from late tonight through late wednesday night, today, south winds around 5 knots.W2 seas 2 to 3 feet.W2 dominant period 7 seconds, increasing to 15 seconds this afternoon.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers flat.W2 a chance of showers and thunderstorms early this morning.W2 a chance of showers and thunderstorms late.W2 tonight, southwest winds around 5 knots, becoming northeast after midnight.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet, building to 4 to 6 feet late.W2 dominant period 15 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers flat.W2 a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.W2 wednesday, northeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, except 2 to 4 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 15 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.W2 wednesday night, northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, except around 3 feet near shore.W2 dominant period 14 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.W2 a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.W2 thursday, northeast winds 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.W2 a slight chance of showers.W2 thursday night, northeast winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight.W2 friday, northeast winds 15 to 20 knots.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.W2 saturday, northeast winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to 10 to 15 knots.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop.W2 winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.W2