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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
452 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 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...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...A high pres ridge across the area will shift E of the
waters tonight. A strong cold front will approach from the W
tonight, drift offshore Tue, then slowly pass E across the waters
Tue night through Thu as low pres moves NE along the front.
Another ridge will build NE over the waters Thu and Thu night,
then drift NE of the area Fri through Sat night. Another low pres
center will move NE over the S waters Sat night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Showers.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.WED...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Showers and
TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.



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