High Surf and Dangerous Rip Currents to Continue for Eastern U.S. Coastline from Jose; Major Hurricane Maria tears through the Caribbean

Tropical Storm Jose will continue to produce dangerous surf conditions and rip currents along the Northeast Coast during the next day or two. Meanwhile, dangerous Major Hurricane Maria is moving through the Caribbean, where significant impacts are expected Wednesday.
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Last Update: 701 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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Morehead City, NC Local Forecast Office

11NM SE Ocracoke NC

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
Synopsis: AMZ100-211030- 701 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters... A trough of low pressure will slowly cross the region tonight then stall and dissipate near the southern sections Thursday. High pressure will extend into the area from the northwest Friday through the weekend. Hurricane Maria is expected to track between the Bahamas and Bermuda early next week. $$

Tonight
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds.
Thu
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
Thu Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
Fri
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 12 seconds.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Sat Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Sun
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
Mon
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. A chance of showers.
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Last Update: 701 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017
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