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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
438 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 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...Low pressure over northern Maine will accelerate NE
tonight. The low will pull several weak cold front across the
region tonight. Another low pressure area will reach South
Carolina tonight, lift N along the mid-Atlantic coast Fri, and
pass N of the waters Fri night into Sat. The low will pull a
slow-moving cold front E over the area late Fri into Sat. The
front will weaken over the far eastern waters by Sat night,
followed by another front passing E and SE over the area late Sat
night into Sun. A third front will pass SE over the area later
Sun night into Mon. High pressure will build over the eastern
states in the wake of these fronts Sun night, and then build SE
over the central and southern waters Mon through Tue night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.