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Hurricane Symbol Storm Special! View the latest observations near Atlantic Tropical Storm Colin and East Pacific Tropical Storm Bonnie.

National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMHX

FZUS52 KMHX 022045
CWFMHX

Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

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

AMZ100-030915-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters

Tropical Storm Colin will continue to move through coastal North
Carolina tonight and then off the Outer Banks tomorrow
afternoon. Behind this system, a cold front will move south
through the forecast area late tomorrow. High pressure then
builds in from the north through about mid week. A series of
week cold fronts will move into the area late week and into next
weekend.



AMZ230-030915-
Albemarle Sound-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A slight
chance of tstms. A slight chance of showers until early morning,
then a chance of showers late.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon.
A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.

MON
NE winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.

TUE
S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A chance
of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ131-030915-
Alligator River-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after
midnight. A slight chance of tstms.

SUN
E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming N
10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to a
moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of tstms. A chance of
showers.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the morning.

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

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in
the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ231-030915-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy. A slight chance of
tstms. A slight chance of showers until early morning, then a
chance of showers late.

SUN
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
choppy. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight. A chance of showers and tstms.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight chance of
showers and tstms in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms after midnight.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in
the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ135-030915-
Pamlico Sound-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds 20 to
25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds 20 to 25 kt,
becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. A slight
chance of showers and tstms after midnight.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance
of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. A chance
of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft or less, then around 2 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ136-030915-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves a moderate chop,
increasing to rough after midnight. A slight chance of tstms.

SUN
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to light
chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves light chop. Showers and tstms likely.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
light chop. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ137-030915-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

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

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 20 to 25 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves choppy, increasing to
rough after midnight. A chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves choppy, diminishing to light
chop in the afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in
the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves light chop. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the
evening.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers
and tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A slight
chance of showers and tstms.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms after midnight.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A
chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in
the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



AMZ150-030915-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A slight chance of tstms. A slight chance of showers
this evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. SE winds 15 to 20 kt
with gusts to 35 kt possible, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ152-030915-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds 25 to 30 kt
with gusts to 35 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A slight
chance of showers and tstms.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ154-030915-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds around
20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts
to 35 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers
with a slight chance of tstms until early morning, then showers
likely with a chance of tstms late.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. SW winds 25 to 30 kt
with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt,
becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance
of tstms. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a
chance of showers after midnight.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ156-030915-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds around
20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt with
gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft, building to
7 to 10 ft after midnight. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to very rough after
midnight. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms until
early morning, then showers likely with a chance of tstms late.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. SW winds 25 to 30 kt
with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up
to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to
8 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds
and rivers very rough, diminishing to rough in the afternoon. A
chance of tstms. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt,
becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing
to a moderate chop after midnight. Showers and tstms likely.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance
of showers and tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers light chop. A slight chance of tstms. A slight
chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop. A chance of showers in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers choppy. A chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a
moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



AMZ158-030915-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
445 PM EDT Sat Jul 2 2022

TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT


TONIGHT
Tropical storm conditions possible. S winds 25 to
30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough. A chance of
showers with a slight chance of tstms.

SUN
Tropical storm conditions possible. W winds 25 to 30 kt,
becoming SW 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers very rough,
diminishing to choppy in the afternoon. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt,
becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing
to a moderate chop after midnight. Showers and tstms likely,
mainly in the evening.

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance
of showers. A chance of tstms, mainly in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A slight chance of tstms. A slight chance
of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.

TUE
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop,
increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon. A chance of
showers in the morning.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms
after midnight.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a
moderate chop, increasing to choppy after midnight. A chance of
showers and tstms. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.