Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)
Issued by: National Weather Service Morehead City, NC
Last Update: 1155 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018




This Afternoon: SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft...building to 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

Tonight: SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.

Mon: NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop. Showers.

Mon Night: NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy. A chance of showers in the evening.

Tue: NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy.

Tue Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop after midnight.

Wed: SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop, increasing to a moderate chop. A chance of showers.

Thu: SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to rough. Showers likely, then a chance of showers.



Zone Forecast: S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm (AMZ156)

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