Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
000
FZNT24 KWNM 022040
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
440 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 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 cold front will move slowly S across the area
tonight while developing low pressure tracks E along the
boundary. The front will stall over the N portion Mon into Tue as
another low develops along the boundary off of the Mid-Atlantic
coast. This second low will then move slowly NE across the waters
Tue night through Wed night while gradually weakening, and will
pass E of the waters Thu and Thu night. High pressure N of the
region will shift NE of the area tonight. Another high will build
NW and N of the area Sun into Tue, then shift NE of the region
Wed into Thu night. A cold front will approach the inner waters
Fri and Fri night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of
rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft. Scattered showers
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Scattered showers
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Chance of rain
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.