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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
600 PM EDT Sat Sep 23 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...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was centered near 39N
68.5W, or about 150 nm SE of Nantucket at 2 PM EDT this afternoon
with maximum winds around 30 kt just to the W and SE of the
center. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will drift SE tonight into
Sun, and then dissipate Sun nigh. Also, S to SE swell from
Hurricane Maria will impact the area tonight into Thu night.
Hurricane Maria will approach from the S Sun and Sun night, and
is expected to be near 31.1N 73.3W at 2 PM EDT Mon, 32.9N 73.3W
at 2 PM Tue, 34.5N 73.5W at 2 PM Wed, and near 35.0N 72.0W at
2 PM Thu. Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory
for Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pres ridge over the S
and central waters will weaken tonight and dissipate early Sun.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 23 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft.
.TUE...E winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 25 to 37 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 24 to 33 ft.
.WED...Hurricane conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 30 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...E to NE winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 20 to 33 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 60 to 80 kt. Seas 26 to 37 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 65 to 80 kt. Seas 27 to 38 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 60 to 75 kt. Seas 25 to 34 ft.
.WED...Hurricane conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 26 ft.



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