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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1101 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 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...

.SYNOPSIS...A developing low pres center will approach from the W
today and tonight, move off the mid Atlantic coast near the
Delmarva Peninsula Sat, then pass E across the waters Sat night
into Sun. The low will pull a weakening cold front slowly SE
across the waters Sat night into Tue night, while high pres
builds in from the NW.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers
and TSTMs with 2 nm VSBY.
.SAT...Winds shifting to NE 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
Showers and TSTMs with 3 nm VSBY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Chance of
showers.
.SUN...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds shifting to W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with 3 nm VSBY.
.SAT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Showers and TSTMs
with 3 nm VSBY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SUN...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds shifting to NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Showers and
TSTMs.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



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