...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
350 AM EDT Mon Oct 22 2018
.Synopsis for Eastern North Carolina coastal waters...
High pressure will build over the region today, then slide
offshore Tuesday. A dry cold front will cross Tuesday night with
high pressure building in from the northwest late in the week. A
Nor'Easter will develop off the southeast coast on Friday, and
travel up the eastern seaboard this weekend.
N winds around 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt early this afternoon, then becoming W late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds.
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
W winds around 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
N winds around 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.