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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
347 AM EST Sun Dec 17 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...High pressure will build across the waters today,
then shift SE of the area tonight into Mon. A cold front across
the northern waters will move S today and stall across the
central portions tonight. A series of weak lows will form along
the front tonight into Mon, then move E of the waters Mon night
while pulling the front across the S waters. Another cold front
will approach from the NW Tue and Tue night, pass SE across the
waters Wed, then stall over the far southern waters Wed night.
Low pressure will move off the SE coast along the front Wed
night, slowly track E across the waters Thu, then pass E of the
waters Thu night while pulling the front through the region.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...Variable winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.



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