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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
443 PM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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...Strong low pressure N of the waters will pull an
Arctic cold front E and SE over the waters tonight. A series of
secondary cold fronts will pass SE across the northern waters Mon
and Mon night as high pressure slowly builds E towards the area.
The high pressure ridge will then move E across the waters Tue
into early Wed. Another low and cold front will slowly approach
the coast late Wed through Thu. The strengthening low will pass N
of the area later Thu into Thu night while pulling a cold front E
over the waters. Another cold front will move E over the northern
portion Fri followed by a high pressure ridge building to the
coast Fri night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Chance of
showers. Light freezing spray.
.MON...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft. Light freezing
spray and chance of snow with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 18 to 25 ft. Light
freezing spray.
.TUE...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 26 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. Scattered showers
and chance of snow with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 24 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TUE...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 25 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Chance of
showers.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.