FZNT24 KWNM 210852
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
452 AM EDT Sat Jul 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...A warm front extends from developing low pressure
near Cape Fear E and NE over Hatteras Canyon early today. The low
will intensify while lifting N and NE along the mid-Atlantic
coast throughout today, with the warm front lifting N over the
central into the northern waters. The low will move N and inland
over southern New Jersey later today or this evening, with the
warm front passing N of the area. The low will reach New England
and SE Canada later tonight into Sun as it weakens. A large high
pressure ridge will gradually build W toward the area Sun night
through Tue, and then become nearly stationary to the E of the
waters Tue night through Wed night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to S to SE 35 to
45 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft, building to 7 to 11 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to S 35 to 45 kt. Winds
to 50 kt or higher in TSTMs. Seas 4 to 8 ft, building to 8 to 15
ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT through WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to S to SW 25 to
35 kt. Winds to 40 kt or higher in TSTMs. Seas 4 to 8 ft,
building to 8 to 13 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.