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FZUS52 KMHX 082029
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-090815-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FROM THE WEST THIS
EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY FRONT ON TUESDAY. ARCTIC HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
FRIDAY OR FRIDAY NIGHT

$$

AMZ130-090815-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN 1 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-090815-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH.

$$

AMZ135-090815-
PAMLICO SOUND-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-090815-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-090815-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ150-090815-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6
FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-090815-
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-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12
SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

AMZ156-090815-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 7 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO
ROUGH.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-090815-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
329 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 081754
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-090115-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA THIS
MORNING AS THE COASTAL STORM MOVES NORTHEAST. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY FRONT
ON TUESDAY. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.

$$

AMZ130-090115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-090115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES FLAT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-090115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
THEN AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-090115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-090115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-090115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT... EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-090115-
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-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ156-090115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-090115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1254 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2
TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 081514
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-082315-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA THIS
MORNING AS THE COASTAL STORM MOVES NORTHEAST. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY FRONT
ON TUESDAY. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.

$$

AMZ130-082315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-082315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-082315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
THEN AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-082315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES LIGHT
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-082315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-082315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT... EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-082315-
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-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ156-082315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-082315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1014 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING
TO CHOPPY LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 081218
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-090030-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA THIS
MORNING AS THE COASTAL STORM MOVES NORTHEAST. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY FRONT
ON TUESDAY. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.

$$

AMZ130-090030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES AROUND 2 FT THIS MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-090030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING
S LATE. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-090030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 15 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT
THIS MORNING... THEN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
THEN AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-090030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-090030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-090030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9
TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT... EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-090030-
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-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ156-090030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING
TO CHOPPY LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-090030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
718 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15
TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON... INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING
TO A MODERATE CHOP EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 080957
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-082115-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA THIS
MORNING AS THE COASTAL STORM MOVES NORTHEAST. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY
FRONT ON TUESDAY. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
NORTHWEST TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.

$$

AMZ130-082115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING
S LATE. WAVES AROUND 2 FT THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-082115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-082115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT THIS
MORNING... THEN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
THEN AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-082115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-082115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES FLAT...INCREASING TO
LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-082115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9
TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT... EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-082115-
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-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT THIS
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

AMZ156-082115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-082115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
457 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15
TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON... INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING
TO A MODERATE CHOP EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 080610
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

AMZ100-081330-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST OVERNIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH
THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.
WAVES ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS
14 TO 18 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


$$

AMZ152-154-081330-
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-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
110 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 4
TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 080305
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-081115-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5
FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
WAVES VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO
15 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-081115-
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-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...
BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. NEAR SHORE... SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 080305
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-081115-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5
FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
WAVES VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO
15 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-081115-
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-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...
BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. NEAR SHORE... SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 080305
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-081115-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5
FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
WAVES VERY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO
15 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-081115-
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-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...
BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1005 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. NEAR SHORE... SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 072348
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-081130-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081130-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081130-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN EARLY THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081130-
PAMLICO SOUND-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...
MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081130-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081130-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. RAIN
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081130-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-081130-
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-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 65 KT...DECREASING TO 55 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081130-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081130-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING
NW 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5
TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING
TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 072348
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-081130-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD
OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-081130-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-081130-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN EARLY THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-081130-
PAMLICO SOUND-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...
MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-081130-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-081130-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. RAIN
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-081130-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-081130-
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-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 65 KT...DECREASING TO 55 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-081130-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-081130-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING
NW 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5
TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING
TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 071958
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080730-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING MAJOR COASTAL STORM MOVES SLOWLY
NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD
IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-080730-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080730-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080730-
PAMLICO SOUND-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080730-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080730-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY. RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080730-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080730-
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-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 65 KT...DECREASING TO 55 KT LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY
THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080730-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080730-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT... BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH.
RAIN...MAINLY THIS EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP... INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 071753
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080115-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST THIS AFTERNOON WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST
OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-080115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES
VERY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080115-
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-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 071753
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080115-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST THIS AFTERNOON WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST
OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-080115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES
VERY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080115-
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-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 071753
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080115-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST THIS AFTERNOON WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST
OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-080115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES
VERY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080115-
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-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1253 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 071525
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072315-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-072315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES ROUGH...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072315-
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-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING N 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
INCREASING TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 071525
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072315-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-072315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES ROUGH...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072315-
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-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING N 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
INCREASING TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 071525
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072315-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-072315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. WAVES ROUGH...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072315-
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-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING N 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1025 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
INCREASING TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 071205
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080015-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-080015-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080015-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080015-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080015-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080015-
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-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4
TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... INCREASING TO
EXTREMELY ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 071205
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-080015-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.


$$

AMZ130-080015-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-080015-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-080015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-080015-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-080015-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-080015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-080015-
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-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-080015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-080015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
705 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 4
TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... INCREASING TO
EXTREMELY ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070850
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072030-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-072030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072030-
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-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070850
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072030-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-072030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072030-
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-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 070850
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-072030-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
RAPIDLY STRENGTHENING COASTAL STORM OFF THE FLORIDA AND GEORGIA
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-072030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-072030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-072030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-072030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-072030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-072030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-072030-
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-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-072030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-072030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... BECOMING NW
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-071315-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071315-
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-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-071315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...BECOMING
NW 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-071315-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071315-
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-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-071315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...BECOMING
NW 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

AMZ100-071315-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES VERY
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071315-
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-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$

AMZ158-071315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT...BECOMING
NW 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 070235 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071030-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071030-
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-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070235 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071030-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071030-
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-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 070235 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071030-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WAVES A MODERATE
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071030-
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-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 062348 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071145-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071145-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071145-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071145-
PAMLICO SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071145-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071145-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071145-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071145-
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-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071145-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
LATE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071145-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 062348 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071145-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071145-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071145-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071145-
PAMLICO SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071145-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071145-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071145-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071145-
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-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071145-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
LATE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071145-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 062348 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-071145-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC
AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-071145-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-071145-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES A MODERATE...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-071145-
PAMLICO SOUND-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-071145-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-071145-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-071145-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-071145-
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-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS
EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-071145-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
LATE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-071145-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
648 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST SUNDAY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 062124
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-070930-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
TONIGHT AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-070930-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

AMZ131-070930-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES
LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ135-070930-
PAMLICO SOUND-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-070930-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-070930-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-070930-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASSIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR
SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-070930-
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-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY THIS EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

AMZ156-070930-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...
DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP.


$$

AMZ158-070930-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
424 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS...DECREASING
TO 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO LIGHT
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 061917
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-070330-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL
BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-070330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-070330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-070330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-070330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ137-070330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ150-070330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-070330-
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-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.

$$

AMZ156-070330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-070330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... EXCEPT
2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 061917
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-070330-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL
BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-070330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-070330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-070330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-070330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ137-070330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ150-070330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-070330-
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-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.

$$

AMZ156-070330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-070330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... EXCEPT
2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 061917
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-070330-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL
BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-070330-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-070330-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-070330-
PAMLICO SOUND-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-070330-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ137-070330-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ150-070330-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 12 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-070330-
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-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. RAIN... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.

$$

AMZ156-070330-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-070330-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
217 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... EXCEPT
2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SHORE...
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 061549
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-062315-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE AREA WILL SHIFT NORTH AWAY FROM THE
REGION TODAY. A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE
SOUTHEAST COAST SUNDAY AND MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN
ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-062315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ131-062315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-062315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-062315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-062315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-062315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO
13 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-062315-
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-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-062315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING
TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-062315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1049 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... EXCEPT
AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS... INCREASING TO
11 SECONDS THIS AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 6 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 061201
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-062345-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION TODAY. A MAJOR LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST SUNDAY AND MOVE
NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY THROUGH
THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-062345-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

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

$$

AMZ131-062345-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-062345-
PAMLICO SOUND-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-062345-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

$$

AMZ137-062345-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-062345-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO
13 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-062345-
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-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-062345-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING
TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-062345-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
701 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS
THIS AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 6 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 060904
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-062115-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION TODAY. A MAJOR LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST SUNDAY AND
MOVE NORTHEASTWARD OFF THE NC COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD IN
TUESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

AMZ130-062115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-062115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-062115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-062115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

$$

AMZ137-062115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-062115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NEAR SHORE...SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 13 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-062115-
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-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-062115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
VERY ROUGH...INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING
TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-062115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
404 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS
THIS AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SHORE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 6 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 060600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-061315-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061315-
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-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT
AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 060600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-061315-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061315-
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-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT
AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 060600
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

AMZ100-061315-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061315-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061315-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES ROUGH. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061315-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061315-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061315-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES A
MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061315-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061315-
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-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061315-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH... INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061315-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT
AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 060248 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061030-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061030-
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-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 060248 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061030-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061030-
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-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 060248 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061030-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061030-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061030-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061030-
PAMLICO SOUND-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061030-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061030-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061030-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061030-
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-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061030-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061030-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
948 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 052345 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061115-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061115-
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-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING
TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 052345 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061115-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061115-
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-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING
TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 052345 AAA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-061115-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A MAJOR
LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST
COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-061115-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-061115-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-061115-
PAMLICO SOUND-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-061115-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-061115-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-061115-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-061115-
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-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-061115-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-061115-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
645 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING
TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$




000
FZUS52 KMHX 052126
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-060900-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A
MAJOR LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE
SOUTHEAST COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH ON MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-060900-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-060900-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-060900-
PAMLICO SOUND-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-060900-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-060900-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-060900-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-060900-
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-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-060900-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-060900-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





000
FZUS52 KMHX 052126 CCA
CWFMHX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

AMZ100-060900-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THROUGH SATURDAY. A
MAJOR LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN OFF THE
SOUTHEAST COAST LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN ON MONDAY. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH ON MONDAY NIGHT.

$$

AMZ130-060900-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT...THEN AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.

$$

AMZ131-060900-
ALLIGATOR RIVER-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES VERY ROUGH. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO FLAT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.

$$

AMZ135-060900-
PAMLICO SOUND-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING TO
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY... MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.

$$

AMZ136-060900-
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP...INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES CHOPPY... INCREASING TO ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ137-060900-
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES ROUGH...INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES CHOPPY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

AMZ150-060900-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT... BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

AMZ152-154-060900-
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-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING N
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

AMZ156-060900-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...
INCREASING TO EXTREMELY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.

$$

AMZ158-060900-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
426 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 2 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS...INCREASING TO 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

$$





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