NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Charleston, SC)

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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
512 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 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...A cold front extending east and northeastward from
the Virginia capes this afternoon will move S and stall off the
northern North Carolina coast later tonight into Mon night as
weak low pressure areas move E and NE along the front. For Tue
and Tue night the front will move back N as a warm front as low
pressure strengthens and moves NE from the Great Lakes. The low
will move NE Wed and pull a cold front into the waters late Wed
into Thu. The front will then stall from off of the South
Carolina coast NE across the mid- Atlantic offshore waters later
Thu into Fri night as high pressure builds E across southern New
England.  

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.