NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Portsmouth, VA)

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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1008 PM EST Tue Jan 22 2019

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...High pressure over the central waters this evening
will move E and pass E of the area later tonight into early Wed.
Developing low pressure will slowly approach the coast late Wed
into Thu, then pass N of the waters later Thu and Thu night while
pulling a strong cold front E over the area. Another cold front
will move E over the northern waters Fri into Fri night. Another
high will build E to the Mid- Atlantic coast Fri night, move E
across the central waters Sat, then pass NE of the region Sat
night. A weak low will move E across the N waters Sat and Sat
night. A third high will move E over the region Sun and Sun night
as yet another low develops E of the area. 

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...S winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 15 to 25 ft. Rain with VSBY
1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 28 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.THU...S winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. Rain with VSBY
1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.THU...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.