...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
335 AM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021
.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A slow moving cold front is forecast to cross the area Tuesday
night, and then stall off the NC coast through mid week before
moving back onshore as a warm front Thursday into Friday. High
pressure then builds back into the area next weekend.
SW winds around 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt late this morning and afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft this afternoon. Dominant period 7 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this morning. A chance of showers and tstms early this afternoon, then showers and tstms likely late.
W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers and tstms.
NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon.
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
SE winds around 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.