FZNT24 KWNM 212057
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
357 PM EST Sun Jan 21 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 S waters will persist tonight,
expand NE over the central portion Mon, and then move off to the
E of the area by Mon night. A weak cold front across the central
waters will drift S tonight, and then dissipate Mon. A warm front
will develop N of the region Mon into Mon night. A strong cold
front will approach from the W Mon night into Tue, and move E
over the waters late Tue and Tue night. A secondary cold front
will move SE across the N waters Wed and Wed night. A high
pressure will build E toward the coast Thu and Thu night as low
pressure forms E of the N waters. The ridge will reach the coast
Fri and move offshore Fri night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Showers with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. TSTMs with
showers likely with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.