Hazardous marine condition(s):
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
Synopsis...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO SLIDE EAST OUT OF THE HIGH
PLAINS TODAY. THIS SAME LOW IS EXPECTED TO INTENSIFY OVER THE NEXT
TWO DAYS AS IT APPROACHES THE REGION WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, BRINGING
AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT SWEEPING THROUGH THE REGION WEDNESDAY EVENING.
IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT, THE REGION WILL BE UNDER THE ARCTIC
AIR MASS THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK. LOW PRESSURE IN EASTERN
CANADA THIS WEEKEND WILL SEND ANOTHER COLD FRONT INTO THE MID
ATLANTIC STATES BY SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE THEN DEVELOPS ALONG THE
SOUTHEAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES NEXT MONDAY.
Today: W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... Diminishing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Tonight: SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less... Then 2 to 3 ft after midnight. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Wed: S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds. a chance of showers late in the morning. Showers with a chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Wed Night: S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt... Becoming SW 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt late in the evening...then becoming NW 30 to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft dominant period 8 seconds. Showers in the evening. A chance of tstms until early morning. A chance of showers after midnight.
Thu: NW winds 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Thu Night: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt... Diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Fri: W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon...then increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... Building to 3 to 5 ft.
Sat: SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening...then becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
|8557380 - Lewes|
Lat: 38.78 Lon: -75.12 Elev: 0
Last Update on Mar 11, 5:30 am EST
|Wind:||W 11 KT|
|Air Temperature:||52 °F (11 °C)|
|Water Temperature:||37 °F (3 °C)|
|Dominant Wave Period:||NA|
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