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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ634-311315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

ANZ634-311330-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.000000T0000Z-160831T1700Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING
THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED
TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ658-311315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT... BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

ANZ656-658-311330-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.000000T0000Z-160831T2300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NM-
124 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 KNOTS....BECOMING SOUTH-SOUTHEAST LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: 4 TO 6 FEET. SEAS WILL BE REMAIN CHOPPY THROUGH MIDDAY...A
  COMBINATION OF WIND WAVE DOMINATING PERIODS BETWEEN 6 TO 9
  SECONDS...AND PURE SWELL BETWEEN 13 AND 15 SECONDS GENERATED
  FROM DISTANT HURRICANE GASTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ150-311245-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ152-311245-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ154-311245-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ156-311245-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...DIMINISHING TO LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 11 FT... SUBSIDING TO 9 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 7 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ158-311245-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
102 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
11 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT
CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE NOW CANCELLED AND REPLACED BY SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

.TROPICAL DEPRESSION 8 WILL REMAIN OFF THE NC COAST THROUGH THIS
EVENING AND MOVE AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. LONG
PERIOD SWELLS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING, THEN SUBSIDE BELOW 6 FEET ALL WATERS.

ANOTHER TROPICAL SYSTEM WILL LIFT NORTHEASTWARD OUT OF THE GULF
OF MEXICO AND WILL IMPACT THE WATERS LATE IN THE WORK WEEK. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN THIS WEEKEND.

AMZ150-311200-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-160831T1200Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE NOW CANCELLED AND REPLACED BY SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

.TROPICAL DEPRESSION 8 WILL REMAIN OFF THE NC COAST THROUGH THIS
EVENING AND MOVE AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. LONG
PERIOD SWELLS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING, THEN SUBSIDE BELOW 6 FEET ALL WATERS.

ANOTHER TROPICAL SYSTEM WILL LIFT NORTHEASTWARD OUT OF THE GULF
OF MEXICO AND WILL IMPACT THE WATERS LATE IN THE WORK WEEK. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN THIS WEEKEND.

AMZ152-154-311200-
/O.CAN.KMHX.TR.W.1008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/O.EXB.KMHX.SC.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-160831T1400Z/
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY. THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE NOW CANCELLED AND REPLACED BY SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

.TROPICAL DEPRESSION 8 WILL REMAIN OFF THE NC COAST THROUGH THIS
EVENING AND MOVE AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. LONG
PERIOD SWELLS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING, THEN SUBSIDE BELOW 6 FEET ALL WATERS.

ANOTHER TROPICAL SYSTEM WILL LIFT NORTHEASTWARD OUT OF THE GULF
OF MEXICO AND WILL IMPACT THE WATERS LATE IN THE WORK WEEK. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN THIS WEEKEND.

AMZ156-310900-
/O.CAN.KMHX.TR.W.1008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/O.EXB.KMHX.SC.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-160831T0900Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY. THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS ARE NOW CANCELLED AND REPLACED BY SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

.TROPICAL DEPRESSION 8 WILL REMAIN OFF THE NC COAST THROUGH THIS
EVENING AND MOVE AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. LONG
PERIOD SWELLS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING, THEN SUBSIDE BELOW 6 FEET ALL WATERS.

ANOTHER TROPICAL SYSTEM WILL LIFT NORTHEASTWARD OUT OF THE GULF
OF MEXICO AND WILL IMPACT THE WATERS LATE IN THE WORK WEEK. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN THIS WEEKEND.

AMZ158-310900-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-160831T0900Z/
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
747 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
432 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-310445-
/O.EXT.KILM.RP.S.0004.000000T0000Z-160901T0100Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
432 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...PENDER...NEW HANOVER...BRUNSWICK...HORRY...AND
  GEORGETOWN COUNTY BEACHES.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH.

* SURF HEIGHT...2 TO 4 FT AT THE PENDER AND NEW HANOVER COUNTY
  BEACHES...AND 2 TO 3 FEET AT THE BRUNSWICK...HORRY AND
  GEORGETOWN COUNTY BEACHES.

* TIMING AND TIDES...RIP CURRENTS CAN BE STRONGEST A FEW OF HOURS
  EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE. LOW TIDE WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 100 AND 200 PM.

* OTHER HAZARDS...WEAK TO MODERATE NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES
AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND
SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN CALM...
DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR HELP. IF
YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE AND
BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY
AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$

04


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
818 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ095-103-104-010030-
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
818 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT WILL MOVE AWAY FROM THE OUTER BANKS
TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL PERSIST INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS FORECASTED TO CROSS FLORIDA AND TRAVEL
UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST LATER THIS WEEK. TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS
MAY BE POSSIBLE FOR COASTAL AREAS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
818 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ098-010030-
ONSLOW-
818 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE IS FORECASTED TO CROSS FLORIDA AND TRAVEL
UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST LATER THIS WEEK. TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS
MAY BE POSSIBLE FOR COASTAL AREAS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

AMZ250-252-254-256-312200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

FOR LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THRU EARLY SATURDAY...
TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.

FOR SATURDAY THRU SUNDAY...
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS LIKELY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ087-096-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-312200-
ROBESON-BLADEN-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

FOR LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THRU EARLY SATURDAY...
TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

DOUGH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ099-105-107-109-SCZ039-053-055-312200-
COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

FOR LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THRU EARLY SATURDAY...
TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-312200-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
559 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

FOR WEDNESDAY...
PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

FOR LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THRU EARLY SATURDAY...
TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
MODERATE TO HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
516 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NCZ102-VAZ098-310930-
EASTERN CURRITUCK-VIRGINIA BEACH-
516 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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