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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
444 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 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 strong cold front will move SE over the waters
tonight, as a high pressure ridge builds NW of the region. The
ridge will move E over the waters Tue into Thu. High pressure
will build E towards the area Thu night through Fri night, then
move over the northern waters Sat and Sat night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED through THU...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to 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.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.



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