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Marine Weather and Tides
Broad Creek, NC

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What's New / NOTES
10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 5:57AMSunset 8:11PM Friday May 24, 2019 10:49 PM EDT (02:49 UTC) Moonrise 12:00AMMoonset 9:57AM Illumination 65% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 21 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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AMZ158 S Of Cape Lookout To N Of Surf City Nc Out 20 Nm- 958 Pm Edt Fri May 24 2019
Overnight..NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers choppy, diminishing to a moderate chop late.
Sat..E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Sat night..SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Sun..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Sun night..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Mon..W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming sw 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, diminishing to light chop in the afternoon.
Mon night..SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers light chop.
Tue..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop.
Wed..SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Adjacent sounds and rivers a moderate chop, increasing to choppy.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Broad Creek, NC
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Area Discussion for - Newport/Morehead City, NC
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Fxus62 kmhx 250210
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area forecast discussion
national weather service newport morehead city nc
1010 pm edt Fri may 24 2019

Synopsis
A cold front will push south and west of the area overnight,
with high pressure returning behind it. Another backdoor front
will move into the region Monday, but then will quickly retreat
north Tuesday, with very hot temperatures expected across the
region through at least the middle of next week. A cold front is
expected to move into the area Friday.

Near term until 6 am Saturday morning
As of 10 pm fri... A weak backdoor front continues to push across
the area late this evening and, based on radar returns and
surface obs, it is now oriented roughly along a line from
greenville to jacksonville and pushing south-southwestward.

Mainly light northeast winds continue to overspread the area
behind the front, with some scattered stratus coverage possible
late tonight, but no significant threat for any precip. Above
normal temps continue with lows in the upper 60s to lower 70s
for most.

Short term 6 am Saturday morning through 6 pm Saturday
As of 310 pm fri... High pressure will move off the mid-atlantic
coast tomorrow and reinforce easterly winds across the area,
until late in the afternoon when the high moves far enough
offshore for winds to turn to the se. Low level thicknesses will
be slightly lower than today, resulting in highs climbing into the
low 90s inland, and then with easterly onshore flow most of the
day, temps will only reach the upper 70s to low 80s across the
obx and mainland hyde and dare counties.

Long term Saturday night through Friday
As of 215 pm Friday... An anomalous upper ridge will linger
across the southeastern quarter of the united states for the
next several days. This will produce well above normal
temperatures into the middle of next week with high
temperatures well into the 90s inland with a few spots poss reaching
100 degrees Tue thru thu. Beaches as usual will be a bit cooler
with flow off ocean sounds but shld climb well into the 80s.

Heat index values thru Thu will be mainly 95 to 100 but could
reach 100 to 105 a few sites Tuesday through Thursday. As the
upper ridge begins to break down late in the week a cold front
will drop into the area Fri with temps cooling a bit with
warmest sites 90 to 95.

Models show weak impulse moving thru Sat night early Sunday and
some show light precip poss... For now wl keep dry but cont to
monitor. Otherwise differential heating boundaries in the
afternoon and evening could produce an isolated shower or storm
most any day, the coverage of any precipitation is very low and
have left out of the forecast through thu. As the upr ridge
begins to break down with cold front moving in did add a 20 pop
for fri.

Aviation 02z Saturday through Wednesday
Short term through Saturday afternoon ...

as of 7 pm fri...VFR conditions are will continue through the
period. A cold front progressing through the area is bringing a
wind shift from northwest to northeast, but winds will remain
light so the shift will have minimal impact. SomeVFR stratus
could develop overnight along and north of the cold front, with
any stratus that does develop dissipating later Saturday
morning. Winds remain mainly light while becoming more
southerly through the day Saturday.

Long term Saturday night through Wednesday ...

as of 220 pm Friday...VFR conditions are likely throughout the
extended period. Cannot rule out patchy shallow fog or stratus
early in the morning each day, but the extent should be short
and limited.

Marine
Short term tonight and Sat ...

as of 10 pm fri... The cold front will push completely south of
the coastal waters late this evening, with light to moderate
northeast winds filling in behind the boundary. Gusts of 20 to
25 kt are possible over the next couple of hours mainly near and
south of CAPE lookout, but coverage and duration are too low to
justify an sca. Seas will remain around 2 to 3 ft overnight.

Winds tomorrow will be mostly E NE around 10-15 kts, and then
turn to the SE late in the day. Seas are currently 2-3 ft, and
are expected to remain 2-3 ft through tomorrow.

Long term Saturday night through Wed ...

as of 220 pm Friday... Front lifts back N Sat night with winds
veering from SE 10 to 15 kts in evening to ssw late. SW winds
will increase 15 to 20 kts later Sun and Sun night as another
front approaches from the nw. This front expected to cross nrn
half of area Mon and Mon night with light N to E winds expected
behind front and SE to S winds ahead of front SRN tier. The
front will lift back N Tue with winds becoming ssw 10 to 20 kts
all wtrs. Ssw winds cont Wed with offshore high pres dominating
speeds 10 to 15 kts early with some 15 to 20 kts likely late.

Seas will be mainly in the 2 to 4 foot range thru the period.

Could see some 5 footers outer wtrs at times when winds peak
espcly later Sun into early mon.

Climate
Record or near record warmth is expected late this week into
early next week.

Record high temps for 5 24 (Friday)
location temp year
new bern 96 2011 (kewn asos)
cape hatteras 87 1992 (khse asos)
greenville 99 1925 (coop - not kpgv awos)
morehead city 87 1992 (coop - not kmrh asos)
kinston 94 1994 (coop - not kiso awos)
jacksonville 95 2011 (knca asos)
record high temps for 5 26 (Sunday)
location temp year
new bern 100 1953 (kewn asos)
cape hatteras 88 1962 (khse asos)
greenville 99 1927 (coop - not kpgv awos)
morehead city 96 1953 (coop - not kmrh asos)
kinston 96 2011 (coop - not kiso awos)
jacksonville 94 2004 (knca asos)
record high temps for 5 27 (Monday)
location temp year
new bern 96 1989 (kewn asos)
cape hatteras 86 2004 (khse asos)
greenville 96 1962 (coop - not kpgv awos)
morehead city 88 2006 (coop - not kmrh asos)
kinston 96 2011 (coop - not kiso awos)
jacksonville 97 1989 (knca asos)
record high temps for 5 28 (Tuesday)
location temp year
new bern 93 2014 (kewn asos)
cape hatteras 87 1991 (khse asos)
greenville 97 1916 (coop - not kpgv awos)
morehead city 88 2006 (coop - not kmrh asos)
kinston 93 2004 (coop - not kiso awos)
jacksonville 95 1967 (knca asos)
record high temps for 5 29 (Wednesday)
location temp year
new bern 95 1982 (kewn asos)
cape hatteras 91 1991 (khse asos)
greenville 95 1918 (coop - not kpgv awos)
morehead city 92 1991 (coop - not kmrh asos)
kinston 93 1991 (coop - not kiso awos)
jacksonville 94 1967 (knca asos)

Mhx watches warnings advisories
Nc... None.

Marine... None.

Synopsis... Mhx
near term... Sgk cb
short term... Sgk
long term... Rf
aviation... Rf cb
marine... Rf sgk cb
climate... Mhx


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
BFTN7 - 8656483 - Beaufort, NC 13 mi32 min NE 8 G 17 77°F 79°F1018.9 hPa
CLKN7 - Cape Lookout, NC 21 mi50 min NE 19 G 22 76°F 1017.9 hPa (+2.1)70°F
41159 35 mi50 min 76°F3 ft
41064 36 mi42 min W 9.7 G 12 78°F 76°F1016.5 hPa

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Bogue Field Marine Corps Auxiliary Field, NC7 mi1.9 hrsENE 710.00 mi83°F72°F70%1017.4 hPa
Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station, NC10 mi56 minENE 710.00 miFair79°F66°F65%1018.1 hPa
Beaufort Smith Field, NC13 mi1.9 hrsENE 810.00 miFair79°F71°F77%1017.1 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Spooner Creek, North Carolina
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Spooner Creek
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Fri -- 12:33 AM EDT     Moonrise
Fri -- 02:10 AM EDT     1.30 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:58 AM EDT     Sunrise
Fri -- 09:00 AM EDT     0.17 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 10:56 AM EDT     Moonset
Fri -- 02:40 PM EDT     1.13 feet High Tide
Fri -- 08:09 PM EDT     Sunset
Fri -- 09:01 PM EDT     0.22 feet Low Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Coral Bay, Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
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Coral Bay
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Fri -- 12:33 AM EDT     Moonrise
Fri -- 01:37 AM EDT     1.65 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:58 AM EDT     Sunrise
Fri -- 08:30 AM EDT     0.23 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 10:56 AM EDT     Moonset
Fri -- 02:07 PM EDT     1.43 feet High Tide
Fri -- 08:09 PM EDT     Sunset
Fri -- 08:31 PM EDT     0.30 feet Low Tide
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