...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
1253 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019
.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will remain in control tonight. A strong cold front
will approach from the west tomorrow and move through Sunday. Arctic
high pressure will build in from the west early next week.
Rest Of Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 10 seconds.
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms in the evening, then rain with a chance of tstms after midnight.
SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 to 12 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. Rain with a chance of tstms in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. A chance of rain and snow showers in the evening.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the evening. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.