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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1010 PM EST Sat Nov 18 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 strong cold front will approach from the W tonight,
and move E across the waters Sun and Sun evening. High pressure
will build E in the wake of the front later Sun night into Mon,
cross the waters late Mon into Tue, then push E of the area Tue
night ahead of the next cold front. This front will slowly move
SE over the waters Wed and Wed night as a series of weak lows
move NE along the front. Another developing low will track NE
across the S waters Thu and Thu night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft, building to 9 to 16 ft. Showers. Chance of TSTMs
late.
.SUN...Winds becoming W to NW 40 to 50 kt. Seas building to 12
to 18 ft. Rain and scattered TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
subsiding to 9 to 13 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft, building to 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 11 to 17 ft.
Rain and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8
to 12 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4
to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming E to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft, building to 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds diminishing to N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.



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