NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
9:56 AM Monday January 23
W2.small craft advisory in effect through wednesday morning, rest of today, southwest winds 15 to 25 knots, diminishing to 10 to 15 knots this afternoon.W2 seas 8 to 10 feet, subsiding to 6 to 9 feet this afternoon.W2 dominant period 10 seconds.W2 a slight chance of showers late this morning, then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon.W2 tonight, west winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight.W2 seas 6 to 8 feet, building to 7 to 10 feet after midnight.W2 dominant period 10 seconds.W2 showers likely, mainly in the evening.W2 tuesday, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots.W2 seas 6 to 9 feet.W2 dominant period 9 seconds.W2 tuesday night, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots.W2 seas 5 to 7 feet.W2 dominant period 9 seconds.W2 wednesday, west winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southwest 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon.W2 seas 4 to 6 feet.W2 wednesday night, southwest winds 20 to 25 knots.W2 seas 5 to 8 feet.W2 thursday, west winds 20 to 25 knots.W2 seas 5 to 8 feet.W2 a chance of showers.W2 friday, west winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming northwest 20 to 25 knots.W2 seas 3 to 5 feet.W2 winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.W2