NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Portsmouth, VA)

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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1109 AM EDT Thu May 19 2022

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 will lift N and NE across the waters
today as low pressure develops near or just N of the waters and
moves E. The low and warm front will pass E and NE of the waters
tonight, with an associated weak trailing cold front moving SE
over the northern and central portions. The weak cold front will
stall across the northern and central waters early Fri and then
dissipate later Fri. High pressure will build W toward the area
Fri night into Sat night, and then shift back to the E of the
region Sun and Sun night. Another cold front will approach the
coast Sun into Sun night, then move slowly offshore into the
northern portions later Sun night into Mon. The front will stall
across the northern waters Mon night.  

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
tstms and chance of showers. 
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Slight chance
of showers and tstms. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Slight chance of
showers and tstms. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.