Weather Now for River Road, NC

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December 3, 2023 1:27 PM EST 
Sunrise 7:00AM   Sunset 4:57PM

AMZ136 Pamlico And Pungo Rivers- 930 Am Est Sun Dec 3 2023
Rest of today..SW winds around 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Waves light chop, increasing to a moderate chop this afternoon. A slight chance of showers late this morning and early afternoon, then a chance of showers late.
Tonight..W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop. A chance of showers in the evening.
Mon..W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.
Mon night..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves light chop.

Forecast for Marine Location Near River Road, NC

Discussion for Newport/Morehead City, NC
MARINE... SHORT TERM /through Tonight/... As of 920 AM Sunday...Areas of dense fog are possible over the waters this morning, especially south of Cape Lookout. Light and variable winds this morning over most of the waters, but still southwest 10 to 20 closer to the Gulf Stream, south of Cape Hatteras. As the gradient over the waters increases by this afternoon, winds will pick up, again especially over the outer central and southern waters where the SST's are warmer. Here gusts to 25 kts likely through tonight, with much lighter winds elsewhere. Seas will build to 4 to 6 feet in the region of stronger flow later today. A cold front will cross the waters tonight, shifting winds into the northwest. Winds will diminish below SCA conditions, with lingering seas falling below 6 feet late tonight. LONG TERM /Monday through Thursday/... As of 4 AM Sunday... Monday - Tuesday...Monday and Wednesday will both present SCA conditions. South of Cape Hatteras, NW winds will increase from 10 to 20+ kt with gusts to 25-30 kt. North of Cape Hatteras should remain in the 10-15 kt range with gusts to 20 kt. Seas will generally be 3-4 ft but build to 5 ft south of Ocracoke Inlet Monday night. Seas lay down to 2-3 ft on Tuesday as the winds become variable and relax to around 10 kt. Wednesday...Seas and NW winds gradually increase overnight Tuesday through the early morning hours on Thursday. The peak will be Wednesday night when winds reach 25-30 kt across all marine zones with gusts to Gales (35-40 kt) for a few hours. Seas will peak late Wednesday night at 5-9 ft. Winds and seas will relax early Thursday morning and be back to 10-15 kt and 3-5 ft by the end of the day.
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Wind History from OCW

AirportDistAgeWind ktVisSkyWeatherTemp
KOCW WASHINGTONWARREN,NC 6 sm22 minWSW 1010 smPartly Cloudy73°F

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Newport River, North Carolina
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Morehead City, NC,

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