NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
2:14 AM Saturday February 25
W2.small craft advisory in effect through sunday morning, today, northwest winds around 5 knots, becoming west late this morning, then becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots early this afternoon, increasing to 15 to 20 knots late.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet.W2 dominant period 9 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to a moderate chop early this afternoon, then increasing to choppy late.W2 areas of fog early this morning with visibility 1 nautical miles or less.W2 tonight, west winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots, becoming northwest after midnight.W2 seas 5 to 8 feet.W2 dominant period 8 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers rough.W2 sunday, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet, subsiding to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.W2 dominant period 8 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon.W2 sunday night, northwest winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming northeast after midnight.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet.W2 dominant period 8 seconds.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.W2 monday, east winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming south in the afternoon.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.W2 monday night, south winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight.W2 seas 2 to 4 feet, building to 4 to 6 feet after midnight.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight.W2 a chance of showers.W2 tuesday, southwest winds 15 to 20 knots.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.W2 showers likely.W2 wednesday, southwest winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 25 to 30 knots.W2 seas 5 to 7 feet.W2 adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to very rough.W2 a chance of showers.W2