NWS Forecast for: S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm (AMZ150)
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 119 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018




This Afternoon: N winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 11 seconds. A chance of rain early, then a slight chance of rain and snow late.

Tonight: N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft, building to 8 to 11 ft after midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds. Rain and snow likely in the evening, then snow likely after midnight.

Thu: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. Near shore, seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds.

Thu Night: W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds.

Fri: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night: W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun: W winds around 10 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2 ft.



Zone Forecast: S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm (AMZ150)

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