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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMHX

FZUS52 KMHX 232028
CWFMHX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

From S of Currituck Beach Light to N of Surf City NC out 20 NM...
including the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds and the Monitor National
Marine Sanctuary

AMZ100-240815-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters
	
A strong cold front will approach from the west tonight and slowly
move across the area Tuesday and Tuesday night. High pressure will
build over the area Wednesday through Friday. Another cold front will
move across over the weekend.



AMZ130-240815-
Albemarle Sound-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers this evening. A chance of tstms. Showers likely after
midnight.

TUE
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers. A chance of
tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. Showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening,
then a slight chance of showers after midnight.

WED
NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A slight chance of
showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 ft.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ131-240815-
Alligator River-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers
this evening. A chance of tstms. Showers likely after midnight.

TUE
S winds 15 to 25 kt. Waves choppy. Showers. A chance of
tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves a
moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. Showers
with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

FRI
NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Waves flat.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ135-240815-
Pamlico Sound-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt late this evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers this evening. A chance of tstms. Showers likely
after midnight.

TUE
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around
3 ft. Showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers with a slight
chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.

WED
NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A slight
chance of showers in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves
1 ft.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of
showers. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ136-240815-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms early this evening, then showers with a chance of
tstms late this evening and overnight.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the morning, then showers with a slight chance of
tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms in the evening, then a slight chance of
showers after midnight.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

WED NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

THU NIGHT
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
flat.

FRI
E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

SAT
E winds around 5 kt. Waves flat. A chance of showers. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ137-240815-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A chance of showers
this evening. A chance of tstms. Showers after midnight.

TUE
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Waves choppy. Showers with a chance of tstms in the morning, then
showers with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
a moderate chop. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
light chop.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ150-240815-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. Near shore, seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms early this evening,
then a chance of showers and tstms late this evening and overnight.

TUE
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft,
except 5 to 7 ft near shore. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers. A
chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft
after midnight. Near shore, seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight.

WED
W winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance
of showers in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ152-240815-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
tstms early this evening, then a chance of showers and tstms late
this evening and overnight.

TUE
S winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 8 seconds. Showers likely with a
slight chance of tstms.

WED
W winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
4 to 5 ft.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas around 3 ft. A chance
of showers. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ154-240815-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers this evening. A
chance of tstms. Showers likely after midnight.

TUE
S winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W
15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers with a slight
chance of tstms.

WED
NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ156-240815-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A
chance of showers this evening. A chance of tstms. Showers likely
after midnight.

TUE
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough.
Showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and
rivers rough, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. Showers
likely with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then showers
likely after midnight.

WED
NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, increasing to choppy after midnight. A slight chance of
showers in the evening.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy,
diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ158-240815-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
428 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft, except 5 to 7 ft near shore. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Adjacent sounds and rivers rough. A chance of showers and tstms
early this evening, then showers with a chance of tstms late this
evening and overnight.

TUE
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft,
except 5 to 7 ft near shore. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers rough. Showers with a chance of tstms in the
morning, then showers with a slight chance of tstms in the
afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Near shore, seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to
2 to 4 ft after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A
chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then
a slight chance of showers after midnight.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight
chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

FRI
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop. A chance of showers. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.