...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
300 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019
.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A stationary front off the coast is expected to lift back to the
north across the area as a warm front tonight resulting in continued
unsettled weather. A strong cold front will cross the region Sunday.
High pressure will build in from the northwest early next week.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight, then diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of rain. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm, decreasing to 1 nm or less late this evening and overnight.
SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon. Near shore, seas around 4 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of rain. A slight chance of tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 nm or less in the morning.
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 3 to 4 ft near shore. Dominant period 6 seconds.
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, except 2 to 3 ft near shore. Dominant period 5 seconds.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
W winds around 5 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.