Marine Forecast AMZ158

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Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
355 PM EDT Sat May 18 2024

From S of Currituck Beach Light to N of Surf City NC out 20 NM,
including the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds and the Monitor
National Marine Sanctuary


AMZ158-190830
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm
355 PM EDT Sat May 18 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING

TONIGHT

SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight, then
becoming N late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: S 3 ft at 5 seconds
and E 1 ft at 8 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight. A chance of tstms
this evening. Showers likely. A slight chance of tstms after
midnight.

SUN

NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Near shore, seas
2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 3 seconds and S 2 ft at
5 seconds, becoming NE 3 ft at 4 seconds and S 1 ft at 5 seconds.
Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A slight chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT

N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near shore. Wave Detail: NE 4 ft at
4 seconds and S 1 ft at 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
choppy. A slight chance of showers.

MON

NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, except 2 to 4 ft near shore. Wave Detail: NE 3 ft at
3 seconds and NE 3 ft at 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
choppy.

MON NIGHT

NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the
evening. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Wave
Detail: NE 3 ft at 4 seconds and SE 1 ft at 11 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop.

TUE

NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Wave Detail: NE 3 ft at 7 seconds and
S 1 ft at 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop,
diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT

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

WED

NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers flat, increasing to light
chop in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT

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

THU

SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop,
increasing to a moderate chop in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT

SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent
sounds and rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers and tstms
after midnight.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



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