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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 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

AMZ100-202230-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE TO THE SOUTH WILL DRIFT SLOWLY EAST-NORTHEAST THROUGH
MONDAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST TUESDAY AND CROSS THE REGION
TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY THEN MOVE OFF THE COAST FRIDAY.

$$

AMZ130-202230-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ131-202230-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ135-202230-
PAMLICO SOUND-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...THEN
1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ136-202230-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN... MAINLY IN
THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ137-202230-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...
DIMINISHING TO FLAT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ150-202230-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12
FT...EXCEPT 7 TO 10 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT... EXCEPT 7 TO
10 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ152-154-202230-
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-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ156-202230-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ158-202230-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
707 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO
A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$







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