Friday, February22, 2019 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Washington Park, 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 6:46AMSunset 5:59PM Friday February 22, 2019 11:47 AM EST (16:47 UTC) Moonrise 9:39PMMoonset 8:57AM Illumination 89% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 18 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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AMZ135 Pamlico Sound- 923 Am Est Fri Feb 22 2019
.small craft advisory in effect through Saturday morning...
Rest of today..NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain late this morning, then rain this afternoon.
Tonight..NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely.
Sat..NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft in the morning, then 1 ft. Showers likely.
Sat night..SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun..SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Sun night..W winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the evening. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Mon..NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue..N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming se. Waves 1 ft.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Washington Park, NC
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Area Discussion for - Newport/Morehead City, NC
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Fxus62 kmhx 221432
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area forecast discussion
national weather service newport morehead city nc
932 am est Fri feb 22 2019

Synopsis
A front will remain stalled to the south of the region through
tonight. The front is expected to then lift back to the north
as a warm front Saturday and Saturday night, resulting in a
continued unsettled weather pattern. A strong cold front will
cross the region Sunday. High pressure will build in from the
northwest early next week.

Near term until 6 pm this evening
As of 930 am Friday... No major changes to the forecast. Temps
are holding fairly steady at the moment, especially right along
the coast. The cold front that crossed the region Thu night is
forecast to stall off the southeast coast today and tonight.

Strengthening northerly low level flow will lead to cooling
throughout the day with todays high temps in the low to mid 50s
likely to occur this morning. Along with the northerly flow,
considerable clouds and areas of light rain will help to lower
temps from late morning onward with readings in the 40s much of
the day. Warm advection above the shallow cool dome will
continue to result in areas of light rain today and tonight in a
typical cad surface pressure pattern. The models are indicating
a north to south gradient in precipitation with the heaviest
amounts across the north and lighter amounts across the far
southern counties with most locations receiving at least a light
amount of measurable rain. Will continue categorical to likely
pops.

Short term 6 pm this evening through 6 am Saturday
As of 315 am Friday... Cool, wet conditions are expected tonight
with brisk northerly winds, a widespread low overcast cloud
deck and continued areas of light rain, again with a north to
south gradient in heaviest precipitation amounts. Not much of a
diurnal change in temperatures is expected with lows 40-45
inland and mid 40s coast.

Long term Saturday through Thursday
As of 255 am fri... Mostly unsettled weather expected to the end
of the weekend with persistent cold air damming and a stalled
front to the south. A cold front crosses the region Sunday
ushering in a brief period of dry high pressure to start the
new week. Another round of unsettled weather is possible at the
end of the period.

Sat through Sunday... Warm front will persist near the coast
Saturday then lift north of the region Sat night. Isent lift
will cont Sat with areas of rain espcly NRN tier where have
likely pops with chc to the s. Highs Sat will range from lower
50s inland to lower 60s most beaches. As the warm front lifts
to the N Sat night precip chcs diminish with manly slight chc
across the region. A non diurnal temperature curve appears
probable Saturday night as the region comes under the influence
of WAA ahead of a deep surface low lifting into the great lakes
and associated cold front to the west. Mdls show limited
moisture and very little QPF along and ahead of cold front
Sunday... Cont low chc pops early diminishing and ending late.

Very warm Sunday with inland areas well into the 70s with 65 to
70 beaches. Will become windy Sunday with SW winds of 15-25 mph,
with some gusts up to 30 mph.

Sunday night through tue... Dry high pres builds in thru Tue with
temps not far from normal with highs lower 50s NE to around
60 lower 60s SW Mon and tue.

Wed and thu... Models differ this period as next frontal system
impacts the area. GFS much wetter than ECMWF which shows very
little precip. Kept pops in slight chc to low chc range for now
with seasonal highs in low mid 50s NE to lower 60s sw.

Aviation 15z Friday through Tuesday
Short term through tonight ...

as of 545 am Friday... While predominately subVFR conditions
are expected through the period, conditions will remain quite
changeable through early this afternoon in periodic light
rain drizzle. Could see a prolonged period of ifr conditions
late today through tonight as the low levels become saturated
leading to widespread low clouds typically associated with the
cad surface pattern forecast for the area through tonight. Brisk
northerly winds to 20 kt are expected through the period.

Long term Saturday through Tuesday ...

as of 255 am fri... Areas of rain will keep subVFR likely sat.

Precip will taper off and mainly end Sat night with prob still
some bouts of subVFR. Limited shra expected with cold front
Sunday as area is in warm sector so expect mainlyVFR. Gusty sw
winds expect Sunday.VFR will dominate Sun night thru Tue as
dry high pres builds in from the nw.

Marine
Short term through tonight ...

as of 545 am Friday... Sca's are in effect for the pamlico sound
and the waters south of oregon inlet. The cold front pushed
through the waters late Thu night and is forecast to stall
southeast of the area through tonight. Strengthening n-ne flow
10 to 20 kt early this morning will strengthen to 20-25 kt south
of oregon inlet and across the pamlico sound after 12z then
continue through tonight. The flow across the northern waters
and albemarle sound is forecast to increase to 10 to 20 kt
through tonight. Seas will build to 5-7 ft today into tonight
over the southern and central waters and 3-5 ft over the
northern waters.

Long term Saturday through Tuesday ...

as of 255 am fri... Ne winds 15 to 25 kts early Sat will become
ese 10 to 20 kts later sat. Seas will be in the 4 to 6 foot
range much of the day central and SRN wtrs so extended the sca.

Winds grad become SW 15 to 20 kts later Sat night ahead of
approach cold front. SW winds peak Sunday 20 to 30 kts just
ahead of front with seas building 6 to 9 feet.

After front crosses winds become NW 20 to 25 kts Sun night thru
early Mon then weaken to W around 15 kts late mon. Seas will
grad subside below 6 ft by around mid day mon. Very light winds
tue with high over region and seas will drop to 1 to 3 ft.

Mhx watches warnings advisories
Nc... None.

Marine... Small craft advisory until 6 pm est Saturday for amz152-154-
156-158.

Small craft advisory until 10 am est Saturday for amz135.

Synopsis... Mhx
near term... Jme eh
short term... Jme
long term... Rf ms
aviation... Rf jme
marine... Rf jme


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
BFTN7 - 8656483 - Beaufort, NC 60 mi47 min NNE 14 G 21 52°F 55°F1026.6 hPa (+2.4)
CLKN7 - Cape Lookout, NC 69 mi47 min NNE 25 G 31 1025.9 hPa (+2.2)
HCGN7 - 8654467 - Hatteras, NC 74 mi47 min NNE 19 G 26 49°F 56°F1026 hPa (+1.9)

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Washington, Warren Field Airport, NC2 mi67 minE 65.00 miLight Drizzle45°F42°F93%1027.8 hPa
Pitt-Greenville Airport, NC20 mi47 minENE 55.00 miLight Rain45°F44°F100%1027.4 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Core Creek Bridge, North Carolina
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Core Creek Bridge
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Fri -- 04:58 AM EST     -0.53 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 06:44 AM EST     Sunrise
Fri -- 08:55 AM EST     Moonset
Fri -- 10:53 AM EST     2.35 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:23 PM EST     -0.49 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 05:56 PM EST     Sunset
Fri -- 09:37 PM EST     Moonrise
Fri -- 11:20 PM EST     2.34 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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21.40.70.1-0.4-0.5-0.30.211.72.22.32.21.710.4-0.2-0.5-0.400.71.422.3

Tide / Current Tables for Newport River, North Carolina
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Newport River
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Fri -- 04:41 AM EST     -0.80 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 06:44 AM EST     Sunrise
Fri -- 08:55 AM EST     Moonset
Fri -- 10:37 AM EST     3.51 feet High Tide
Fri -- 05:06 PM EST     -0.74 feet Low Tide
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Fri -- 09:37 PM EST     Moonrise
Fri -- 11:04 PM EST     3.49 feet High Tide
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2.81.90.8-0.1-0.7-0.8-0.30.61.82.83.43.53.12.31.30.3-0.4-0.7-0.50.21.32.43.23.5

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