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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1001 AM EST Mon Dec 11 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...Weak high pressure across the south waters will shift
east of the area today. Developing low pressure will approach the
north waters tonight from the west, then pass north of the region
Tuesday night and Wednesday while pulling a strong cold front
east across the area. Another ridge will build east over the
waters Wednesday night through Thursday, then shift east of the
area Thursday night. Low pressure will approach the region from
the west and move quickly east across the central and north
waters Thursday. Another low pressure system will move offshore
Friday and Friday night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain east
portion.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Showers with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain east
portion.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers east portion.
.TUE...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
Scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers east portion.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
Scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



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