Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZNT24 KWNM 211508
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1108 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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 high pressure ridge will build SE over the area
today through Sun, retreat N into the northern waters Sun night
into Tue, then move off to the E later Tue. Low pressure will
approach the SW waters from the W Sun into Mon night, move NE
along the SE coast Tue and Tue night, then pass N and NE over the
mid Atlantic waters Wed and Wed night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.