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NWS Newport/Morehead City, NC is responsible for marine forecasts for the coastal waters from Duck, NC to North Topsail, NC out to 20 nautical miles, as well as the tidal inshore waters from the Albemarle Sound to New River. Forecasts are updated frequently based on the latest observations and forecast guidance. 

To report unusual marine conditions, including waterspout, to the National Weather Service call toll free 800-889-6889.

The National Weather Service is soliciting feedback on a new proposed coastal waters forecast with wave detail. All feedback is appreciated!

Albemarle Sound Croatan and Roanoke Sounds Alligator River Pamlico Sound Pamlico and Pungo Rivers Neuse and Bay Rivers Coastal Waters from South of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet out 20 nm Coastal Waters from Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras out 20 nm Coastal Waters from Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet out 20 nm Coastal Waters from Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout out 20 nm Coastal Waters from Cape Lookout to North Topsail out 20 nm Coastal Waters from NC/VA Border to South of Currituck Light out 20 nm Currituck Sound Coastal Waters from Surf City to Cape Fear out 20 nm Offshore Waters from Cape Charles Light to Currituck Light from 20 to 100 nm Offshore Waters from Currituck Light to Cape Hatteras from 20 nm to 100 nm Offshore Waters from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear from 20 nm to 100 nm Offshore Waters from Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM from 20 to 250 nm

Select Point Forecasts:

Artificial Reefs:

145 230 255 275 285 296 315 342 345 355


Other Locations:

Wimble Shoals Diamond Shoals Lookout Shoals Eastern Albemarle Sound (ICW) Mouth of Pungo River (ICW) Mouth of Neuse River (ICW)

 

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620
WHUS72 KMHX 181951
MWWMHX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
251 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

AMZ156-158-190800-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-210119T1000Z/
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
251 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas
4 to 6 ft.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Ocracoke Inlet to Surf City.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM EST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

AMZ152-154-190800-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-210119T1000Z/
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-
251 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas
4 to 6 ft.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Oregon Inlet to Ocracoke Inlet.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM EST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


The National Weather Service is soliciting feedback on a new proposed coastal waters forecast with wave detail. All feedback is appreciated!



000
FZUS52 KMHX 182259
CWFMHX

Coastal Waters Forecast for North Carolina
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

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

AMZ100-191015-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure builds in through Tuesday. A dry cold front will move
through early Wednesday morning. Another frontal system will impact
the area late this week, with high pressure building in from the
north this weekend.

$$

AMZ230-191015-
Albemarle Sound-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft this evening, then
1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Waves around
2 ft.

$$

AMZ131-191015-
Alligator River-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.FRI...NW winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ231-191015-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after
midnight.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to around 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves choppy.

$$

AMZ135-191015-
Pamlico Sound-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt this evening.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 ft or less, then 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

$$

AMZ136-191015-
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ137-191015-
Neuse and Bay Rivers-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.TUE 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.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves a moderate chop.

$$

AMZ150-191015-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, except around 2 ft
near shore. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
3 seconds.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.


$$

AMZ152-191015-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.
.WED...NW winds around 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.

$$

AMZ154-191015-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing
to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.TUE...W winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to
6 ft after midnight. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.WED...NW winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Dominant period 6 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

AMZ156-191015-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period
7 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to choppy
after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a
moderate chop.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to rough
after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers
choppy.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy,
diminishing to light chop after midnight.
.THU...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy,
increasing to rough in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers rough,
diminishing to choppy after midnight. A chance of showers.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy. A chance of showers.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers choppy.

$$

AMZ158-191015-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
559 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW
10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent
sounds and rivers rough, diminishing to a moderate chop.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a
moderate chop.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, increasing to rough
after midnight.
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to
15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop in
the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate
chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy in
the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds
and rivers choppy. A chance of showers.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and
rivers a moderate chop. A chance of showers.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to
choppy.

$$


189
FZNT22 KWBC 182037
OFFNT2

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters
beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank
from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

ANZ899-190815-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Developing low pressure E of the
northern waters will move NE away from the region tonight as a
cold front forms and moves SE over the area. High pressure will
build over E the S waters later tonight into Tue, then shift S
and dissipate Tue night. Another cold front will approach the
coast Tue, then move across the waters Tue night and Wed. The
associated low pressure will pass N of the area Tue night, then
rapidly intensify E of the northern waters Wed and Wed night.
Another high pressure ridge will build across the waters Wed
night, then shift E of the area Thu. Another developing low will
move E near the northern waters later Thu and Thu night while
pulling a cold front over the area. The cold front will stall
across the far southern portions Fri, then drift S of the area
Fri night. A large high pressure area will build slowly E and SE
towards the coast Fri night into Sat night as intensifying low
pressure passes well E and NE of the waters.

$$

ANZ820-190815-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft, highest E.
Chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ915-190815-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ920-190815-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ905-190815-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
12 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8
ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ910-190815-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt early,
then, becoming 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers
and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ825-190815-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ828-190815-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, becoming 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becomin 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ925-190815-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ830-190815-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft,
building to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ833-190815-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7
ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ930-190815-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms.
.TUE...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft, subsiding to 5
to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ835-190815-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft, subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-190815-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
337 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft, becoming 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft, subsiding to 4
to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.


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Tidal Information
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
510 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

NCZ203-204-205-192200-
Northern Outer Banks-Ocracoke Island-Hatteras Island-
510 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

Tides for Duck Pier:

Low tide 520 PM.
High tide 1133 PM.
Low tide 546 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1142 AM Tuesday.

Tides for Oregon Inlet:

Low tide 558 PM.
High tide 1209 AM Tuesday.
Low tide 620 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1207 PM Tuesday.

Tides for the Pamlico Sound near Rodanthe:

Low tide 801 PM.
High tide 215 AM Tuesday.
Low tide 823 AM Tuesday.
High tide 213 PM Tuesday.

Tides for Hatteras Inlet:

Low tide 534 PM.
High tide 1142 PM.
Low tide 552 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1153 AM Tuesday.

Tides for Ocracoke Inlet:

Low tide 532 PM.
High tide 1143 PM.
Low tide 550 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1154 AM Tuesday.


Area Water Temperatures:
Duck Pier...48.
Jennettes Pier...48.
Oregon Inlet Marina...45.
Avon Pier...56.

$$

NCZ195-196-199-192200-
West Carteret-East Carteret-Coastal Onslow-
510 PM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

Tides for Bardens Inlet:

High tide 1121 PM.
Low tide 525 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1132 AM Tuesday.
Low tide 541 PM Tuesday.

Tides for the Harkers Island Bridge:

Low tide 752 PM.
High tide 142 AM Tuesday.
Low tide 810 AM Tuesday.
High tide 153 PM Tuesday.

Tides for Beaufort Inlet:

Low tide 532 PM.
High tide 1141 PM.
Low tide 550 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1152 AM Tuesday.

Tides for the Newport River:

Low tide 634 PM.
High tide 1237 AM Tuesday.
Low tide 652 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1248 PM Tuesday.

Tides for Bogue Inlet:

Low tide 536 PM.
High tide 1147 PM.
Low tide 554 AM Tuesday.
High tide 1158 AM Tuesday.


Area Water Temperatures:
Beaufort...50.
Bogue Inlet Pier...51.

$$


 

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