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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
418 PM EST Thu Jan 21 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...A developing low will move E across the N waters
tonight into Fri while pulling a cold front over the area. The
cold front will move into the far S waters later tonight into
Fri, then drift S of the area Fri and Fri night. Strong high
pressure will build slowly E and SE towards the coast later Fri
night through Sat night, then move offshore Sun into Sun night
while becoming weaker. A developing low will approach the central
mid Atlantic coast late Mon, then move NE and offshore late Mon
night into Tue, then pass E of the area Tue night. High pressure
will build in from the Tue night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

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

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Rain.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.