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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
401 PM EST Tue Nov 21 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 cold front will approach the coast tonight, and
slowly move SE over the waters Wed and Wed night as developing
low pres moves NE over the outer waters and strengthens.
Weakening high pres will build E over the N and central waters
Thu and Thu night. A weak low will move NE across the S waters
Thu and Thu night, followed by another stronger low moving just E
of the waters Fri night and Sat. Weak high pres will quickly
build E across the waters Fri and pass E of the area Fri night.
Another low will track NE across the outer waters Sat and Sat
night while pulling a cold front through the region. The low will
strengthen NE of the area Sun. High pres will build E across the
waters Sun night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
TSTMs.
.WED...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



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