Southwest Atlantic NAVTEX Forecast


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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
543 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017
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...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was centered near 39N 66W,
or about 190 nm SE of Nantucket at 2 AM EDT early this morning
with maximum winds around 25 kt just to the W and SE of the
center. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will remain nearly stationary
today, and then dissipate tonight or early Mon. Also, S to SE
swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the area today into Thu
night. Hurricane Maria will approach from the S today into
tonight, and is expected to be near 31.2N 73.1W at 2PM EDT Mon,
32.1N 73.2W at 2 AM Tue, 34N 73.5W at 2 AM Wed, turn toward the
NE and reach a position near 35N 72.5W at 2 AM Thu, and to near
36N 69W at 2 AM Fri. Please refer to the latest National
Hurricane Center advisory for Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak
high pres ridge over the S and central waters will dissipate
today. A cold front will move over the NW portion Thu night.  
Murrells Inlet to 31N
...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft building to 11 to
22 ft. Isolated Showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building
to 14 to 26 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.MON...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 21 to 30 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 45 to 55 kt. Seas 23 to 31 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas becoming 17 to 26 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
becoming 15 to 23 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
South of 31N
.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 20 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. 
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.