Tropical Storm Watch in Effect for North Carolina Coast
The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for parts of the North Carolina coast. NHC is also monitoring Tropical Depression 9, which is entering the Gulf of Mexico.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Marine Zone Forecast
WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.
Rest Of Today
East winds 5 to 10 kt. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves less than 2 ft.
East winds 5 to 10 kt becoming south around 5 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 ft.
South winds around 5 to 10 kt. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 ft.
West winds less than 10 kt becoming northwest after midnight...then northeast late. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 ft building to 1 to 3 ft after midnight.