...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
341 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019
.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
A strong cold front will move through the area this morning.
Arctic high pressure will then build in from the west early
next week. Another cold front will approach from the west
midweek and move offshore late in the week.
S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late this morning, then becoming W 15 to 20 kt early this afternoon, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt late. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers with isolated tstms this morning, then scattered showers this afternoon.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 ft.
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. winds and waves higher in and near tstms.
Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.