Mid-Atlantic NAVTEX Forecast


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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
437 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 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...High pressure over the far NE waters will shift E of
the area today. Low pressure will approach the southern and
central waters from the W today while pulling a strong cold front
over the area, then move NE along the coast tonight into Thu as
the front continues E through the waters. A low pressure trough
will move E across the region Wed night and Thu. A high pressure
ridge will build E and NE over the area Thu night into Fri, then
shift NE of the region late Fri. Weak low pressure will approach
the area from the W Fri, and move NE across the northern waters
Fri night while pulling a weak cold front over the region. The
low will pass N of the area Sat as the front continues slowly E
over the waters. Another weak cold front will move SE over the
northern waters Sat night as high pressure builds W of the area. 
Sandy Hook to 37.5N
...GALE WARNING...
.TODAY...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft. Scattered showers,
TSTMs and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
37.5N to Cape Hatteras
...GALE WARNING...
.TODAY...SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers, TSTMs and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet
...GALE WARNING...
.TODAY...SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less. Scattered TSTMs. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.