792  
FZNT24 KWNM 242105  
OFFN02  
 
NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID-ATLANTIC STATES WATERS  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
505 PM EDT TUE APR 24 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 INLAND ACROSS SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SLOWLY  
DRIFT NE TONIGHT, BEFORE TURNING N AND ACCELERATING ALONG THE  
COAST WED AND WED NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A SERIES OF FRONTS  
ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. THE LOW WILL CLEAR  
WELL N OF THE WATERS BY THU. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL MOVE E  
ACROSS THE REGION WED NIGHT AND THU. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE WILL  
APPROACH THE SE COAST THU NIGHT, LIFT N ALONG THE COAST FRI AND  
FRI NIGHT, THEN CLEAR WELL N OF THE AREA SAT. THE LOW WILL PULL A  
SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION FRI INTO SAT. THE FRONT  
WILL CLEAR E OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT, AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS  
BEHIND THE FRONT SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.  
 
SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
WED
 
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT. AREAS OF FOG,  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. AREAS  
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
SAT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.  
 
37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF  
RAIN EARLY, THEN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. TSTMS,  
SHOWERS AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.  
 
CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND  
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.  
 
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