Mid-Atlantic NAVTEX Forecast


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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
512 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 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 cold front extending east and northeastward from
the Virginia capes this afternoon will move S and stall off the
northern North Carolina coast later tonight into Mon night as
weak low pressure areas move E and NE along the front. For Tue
and Tue night the front will move back N as a warm front as low
pressure strengthens and moves NE from the Great Lakes. The low
will move NE Wed and pull a cold front into the waters late Wed
into Thu. The front will then stall from off of the South
Carolina coast NE across the mid- Atlantic offshore waters later
Thu into Fri night as high pressure builds E across southern New
England.  
Sandy Hook to 37.5N
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
37.5N to Cape Hatteras
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.MON...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.