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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
501 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Conditions given represent the highest within that period.

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal
waters forecasts...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...A high pressure ridge will weaken over the N and
central waters tonight as low pressure east of the area
intensifies while moving away from the waters. Another high
pressure ridge will build SE over the area Fri and Fri night,
persist through Sun, then shift NE of the area Sun night into
Mon. A strong cold front will slowly approach from the W Mon and
Mon night, then continue slowly offshore Tue and Tue night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.



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