NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Charleston, SC)

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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1012 AM EST Wed Feb 20 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 will build SE over the northern waters
today, then shift E of the area tonight. Developing low pressure
over the SW waters will strengthen as it moves NE along the
southeast, then Mid-Atlantic coast today into early tonight. The
low will then pass NE of the area later tonight into Thu while
pulling a strong cold front SE over the area. The cold front will
reach the southern waters Thu night, stall Fri and Fri night,
then lift N across the area as a warm front Sat into Sat night as
a low forms along the front. High pressure will build SE over the
N portion Fri night and early Sat, then shift E of the region by
Sat night. Low pressure will pass N of the region Sun and Sun
night while pulling an associated strong cold front SE across the
area.  

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TODAY...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
Scattered showers. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers, TSTMs and patchy dense fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers,
TSTMs and areas of dense fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and areas of dense fog. 
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 

South of 31N

.TODAY...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.