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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
404 AM EST Sun Mar 7 2021

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...An area of low pressure will intensify S and then E
of the waters today and tonight. The intensifing low will track
NE and move away from the waters Mon. High pressure will build E
toward the coast tonight, settle offshore Mon through early Wed,
and then slowly shift E of the waters later Wed and Wed night
with a ridge extending westward toward the North Carolina coast.
A cold front will move into the northern waters by Tue night, and
then stall across the central waters and dissipate Wed. A high
pressure ridge will prevail from the SE coast eastward Thu and
Thu night as the next cold front slowly approaches the northern
Mid-Atlantic coast from the W.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

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

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

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

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



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