National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMHX

FZUS52 KMHX 191949
CWFMHX

Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

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

AMZ100-200830
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters

A warm front will track north across the waters this evening. A cold front then tracks south across the region and stalls just offshore on Saturday bringing our next threat for some precip during the afternoon and evening. An area of low pressure will lift NE along the front Sunday into Monday bringing unsettled weather across the region once again. High pressure briefly builds into the area Tuesday followed by a cold front with limited moisture pushing across the area Wednesday. High pressure builds back into the area for the latter half of the work week.


AMZ230-200830
Albemarle Sound
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of tstms this evening. A slight chance of showers until early morning, then a chance of showers late.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of showers in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft after midnight.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.

TUE
NE winds around 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.

WED
SW winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft after midnight.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


AMZ131-200830
Alligator River
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming around 5 kt late. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat late. A slight chance of tstms this evening. A slight chance of showers.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

TUE
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves light chop.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop after midnight.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


AMZ231-200830
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers late this evening and overnight.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop after midnight.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Rain likely.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

TUE
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening, then becoming S after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the evening, then becoming N after midnight. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop.


AMZ135-200830
Pamlico Sound
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds around 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the morning. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

TUE
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening, then becoming S after midnight. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 ft.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon and evening, then becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft.


AMZ136-200830
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves light chop. A slight chance of tstms this evening. A slight chance of showers.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

SUN
NE winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. Rain.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

TUE
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves light chop.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


AMZ137-200830
Neuse and Bay Rivers
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop. Rain.

MON
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

TUE
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the evening, then becoming S after midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the evening, then diminishing to flat after midnight.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves light chop.


AMZ150-200830
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

TUE
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening, then becoming S after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.


AMZ152-200830
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain.

MON
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

TUE
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon and evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


AMZ154-200830
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds around 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers, mainly in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the evening.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. Rain likely in the morning, then rain with a slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then rain after midnight.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Rain likely in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

TUE
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.


AMZ156-200830
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the evening.

SUN
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of tstms. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Rain with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then rain after midnight.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Rain likely in the morning.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

TUE
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to light chop.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon and evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.


AMZ158-200830
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm
349 PM EDT Fri Apr 19 2024

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt late this evening and early morning, then becoming SW late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop late this evening and overnight. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, except around 2 ft near shore. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of rain.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of tstms. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. Rain with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then rain after midnight.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

TUE
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon and evening, then becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in the afternoon and evening, then diminishing to light chop after midnight.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon and evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.