Tropical Storm Watch in Effect for North Carolina Coast
The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for parts of the North Carolina coast. NHC is also monitoring Tropical Depression 9, which is entering the Gulf of Mexico.
Marine Zone Forecast
Synopsis: A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDED FROM AROUND CAPE COD, ACROSS THE WATERS OFF LONG ISLAND TO CENTRAL NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA AT MID AFTERNOON. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY DISSIPATE AS IT DRIFTS SOUTHWARD. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO BUILD ACROSS NEW YORK AND NEW ENGLAND FROM TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT IS EXPECTED TO PASS WELL TO OUR SOUTHEAST ON WEDNESDAY AS A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. THE FRONT IS ANTICIPATED TO PASS THROUGH OUR REGION EARLY ON THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE FOR FRIDAY INTO THE UPCOMING HOLIDAY WEEKEND.
SW winds around 5 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 12 seconds.
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 14 seconds.
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 14 seconds.
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly in SE swell with a dominant period of 13 seconds.
SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms in the morning. A chance of showers.
N winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
N winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
E winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.