NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Portsmouth, VA)

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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1133 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front over the S waters will pass SE of the
area today. An area of high pres will build E over the waters
today into Wed, then shift E of the region Wed night and Thu.
Another area of high pres will build E towards the region Thu
night through Fri night, then pass N of the waters Sat and Sat
night. 

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.