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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS52 KMHX

FZUS52 KMHX 161937
CWFMHX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 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

AMZ100-170730-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters

High pressure will continue over the region through Sunday
morning then slide offshore later Sunday through early next
week. A complex frontal system and low pressure area will
affect the area by mid to late week.



AMZ130-170730-
Albemarle Sound-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

SUN
W winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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

TUE
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft, then
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves around
2 ft, then 1 ft. A chance of showers. 



AMZ131-170730-
Alligator River-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.

SUN
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

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

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

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves light
chop, increasing to a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves a
moderate chop, diminishing to light chop. A chance of showers. 



AMZ135-170730-
Pamlico Sound-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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

TUE
W winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

WED
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft,
then around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers. 



AMZ136-170730-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

SUN
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

SUN NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

TUE
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

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

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves light chop. A chance
of showers.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N around 5 kt. Waves a
moderate chop, diminishing to flat. 



AMZ137-170730-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves light chop, diminishing to flat after midnight.

SUN
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

SUN NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

MON NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.

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

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

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves light chop. A chance
of showers, then showers likely.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Waves a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop. 



AMZ150-170730-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
10 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 ft, then around 2 ft after
midnight.

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

WED
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. 



AMZ152-170730-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds, increasing to 10 seconds in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

WED
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers. 



AMZ154-170730-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds, increasing to 10 seconds in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

WED
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers, then showers likely.

THU
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers. 



AMZ156-170730-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
light chop.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds in the afternoon. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop. A slight chance of showers in the
morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop.

TUE
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers, then showers
likely.

THU
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate
chop. A chance of showers. 



AMZ158-170730-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
237 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Dominant period 10
seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Dominant period 4
seconds, increasing to 9 seconds after midnight. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds, increasing to 9 seconds in the afternoon. Adjacent sounds
and rivers light chop. A slight chance of showers in the morning.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

TUE
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers light chop.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers a moderate chop.

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate
chop. A chance of showers, then showers likely.

THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop.