Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT25 KWNM 250915
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
415 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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...STRONG LOW PRES JUST SE OF CAPE COD WILL MOVE OFF TO
THE N TONIGHT...WHILE PULLING A STRONG COLD FRONT E OF THE
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND WEAKEN SUN
NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST
SUN NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS MON...THEN PASS
SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
INTENSIFYING. THE STRONG LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST THU
NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.