weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
717 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS TO DEVELOP EARLY SUNDAY...

.Gusty Southwest winds will develop ahead of a cold front Sunday
with seas building to around 6 feet. Winds and seas will subside
by Monday morning.

AMZ130-150-241700-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MF.Y.0013.180224T1217Z-180224T1700Z/
Albemarle Sound-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
717 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until noon EST today.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
717 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS TO DEVELOP EARLY SUNDAY...

.Gusty Southwest winds will develop ahead of a cold front Sunday
with seas building to around 6 feet. Winds and seas will subside
by Monday morning.

AMZ152-154-156-158-250030-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0022.180225T1200Z-180226T1200Z/
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-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
717 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 7 AM Sunday to
7 AM EST Monday.

* WINDS...Southwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...4 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
612 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

NCZ009>011-026>028-041>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-251115-
Vance-Warren-Halifax-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Wake-Johnston-Wilson-
Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Harnett-Wayne-Anson-Richmond-Scotland-
Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-
612 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Dense Fog Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE