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NWS Forecast

FZUS52 KMHX 020504
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

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

AMZ100-021315-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS

A WEAK FRONT WILL REMAIN STATIONARY OVER THE EASTERN NORTH
CAROLINA THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK. THE FRONT WILL
DISSIPATE BY MIDWEEK.



AMZ130-021315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ131-021315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ135-021315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ136-021315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ137-021315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.

SAT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ150-021315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ152-154-021315-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. TSTMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ156-021315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY. TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



AMZ158-021315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
104 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS
LIKELY. TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. TSTMS LIKELY.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.