Weather Warnings for Atlantic and Caribbean Hurricanes

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Western Atlantic Marine Zones Issued by the National Weather Service
Alerts Updated: January 22, 2020, 12:02 pm  UTC


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 12:02PM EST until January 23 at 6:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THURSDAY... ...GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT NOON EST TODAY... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 5 to 8 ft expected. * WHERE...Southeast North Carolina and Northeast South Carolina coastal waters.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 12:02 pm      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 6:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm; Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out 20 nm; Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out 20 nm; Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Atlantic from 27N to 31N between 70W and 77W


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Atlantic from 27N to 31N between 65W and 70W


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Bahamas including Cay Sal Bank


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Atlantic from 22N to 27N E of Bahamas to 70W


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Atlantic from 27N to 31N W of 77W


Storm Warning issued January 22 at 11:32AM EST by NWS

Summary: UPDATE FOR STORM WARNING AMZ113 Offshore Waters Forecast for the Tropical N Atlantic from 07N to 22N between 55W and 64W, the SW N Atlantic S of 31N W of 65W including Bahamas, and the Caribbean Sea. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
Severity:  Severe    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 11:45 pm
Area:  Atlantic from 27N to 31N between 70W and 77W


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:43AM EST until January 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 7 to 9 ft. * WHERE...The coastal waters from Oregon Inlet to Ocracoke Inlet. * WHEN...Until 4 PM EST this afternoon. * IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  S of Cape Hatteras NC to Ocracoke Inlet NC out to 20 nm; S of Oregon Inlet NC to Cape Hatteras NC out to 20 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:43AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 6 to 9 ft. * WHERE...The coastal waters from Cape Lookout to Surf City. * WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening. * IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  S of Cape Lookout NC to Surf City NC out to 20 nm; S of Ocracoke Inlet NC to Cape Lookout NC out to 20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 10:43AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and rough waters. * WHERE...Albemarle, Croatan, and Roanoke Sounds and the Alligator River.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Albemarle Sound; Alligator River; Croatan and Roanoke Sounds


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 10:43AM EST until January 23 at 12:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and rough waters. * WHERE...Pamlico Sound. * WHEN...Until midnight EST tonight.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 12:00 am
Area:  Pamlico Sound


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 10:43AM EST until January 26 at 2:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas 5 to 8 ft. * WHERE...The coastal waters from Duck to Oregon Inlet. * WHEN...Until 2 AM EST Sunday. * IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 26, 2020, 2:00 am
Area:  S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:11AM EST by NWS

Summary: West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be more than twice the significant wave height.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 9:30 pm
Area:  Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:11AM EST by NWS

Summary: West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be more than twice the significant wave height.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 9:30 pm
Area:  Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:11AM EST by NWS

Summary: West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be more than twice the significant wave height.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 9:30 pm
Area:  Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 10:11AM EST by NWS

Summary: West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore. Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be more than twice the significant wave height.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 10:43 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 9:30 pm
Area:  Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore


Marine Weather Statement issued January 22 at 10:06AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS ON THE LOWER CHESAPEAKE BAY AND LOWER JAMES RIVER... Observations have shown that north to northeast winds are gusting to around 20 knots at near-surface locations across the Lower Chesapeake Bay and Lower James River. A few 25 knot gusts are occurring at elevated sites. Expect these gusts to continue
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 1:00 pm
Area:  Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel; Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA; Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA; James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 9:54AM EST until January 22 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...North winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 5 to 8 ft. * WHERE...South Santee River to Edisto Beach out 20 NM. * WHEN...Until 1 PM EST this afternoon. * IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 1:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from South Santee River to Edisto Beach SC out 20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:54AM EST until January 22 at 5:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...North winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and waves 1 to 2 feet. * WHERE...Charleston Harbor. * WHEN...Until 5 PM EST this afternoon.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 5:00 pm
Area:  Charleston Harbor


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 9:54AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Northeast winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 8 to 13 ft. * WHERE...Savannah to Altamaha Sound from 20 to 60 NM. * WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening. * IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA extending from 20 nm to 60 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:54AM EST until January 23 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas 5 to 8 ft. * WHERE...Edisto Beach to Savannah out 20 NM. * WHEN...Until 4 PM EST Thursday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Edisto Beach SC to Savannah GA out 20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:54AM EST until January 23 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas 5 to 8 ft. * WHERE...Savannah to Altamaha Sound out 20 NM. * WHEN...Until 4 PM EST Thursday.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:54 am      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 20 nm ...including Grays Reef National Marine Sanctuary


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:38AM EST until January 22 at 1:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...North winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. * WHERE...Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm. * WHEN...Until 1 PM EST this afternoon.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:38 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 1:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:38AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...North winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and waves 1 to 2 ft. * WHERE...Currituck Sound. * WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:38 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Currituck Sound


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:38AM EST until January 23 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...North winds 15 to 25 kt through this afternoon, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late tonight through Thursday afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. * WHERE...Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:38 am      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm; Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 9:29AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 9 to 14 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:29 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM; Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM; Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas; Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:29AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas up to 3 feet. * WHERE...Lake Okeechobee. * WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:29 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Lake Okeechobee


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:29AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Northwest winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas 1 to 2 feet. * WHERE...Biscayne Bay. * WHEN...Until 7 PM EST this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 9:29 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Biscayne Bay


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 9:29AM EST until January 23 at 7:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 9 to 14 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm      Expires:  January 23, 2020, 7:00 am
Area:  Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM; Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM; Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas; Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 3:50AM EST until January 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and seas 10 to 15 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 3:50 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm; Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm; Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 3:50AM EST until January 22 at 7:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and seas 14 to 19 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 33 kt
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 3:50 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm
Area:  Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm; Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm; Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 3:50AM EST until January 24 at 4:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and seas 10 to 15 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 4:00 pm      Expires:  January 24, 2020, 4:00 am
Area:  Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm; Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm; Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued January 22 at 3:50AM EST until January 24 at 4:00AM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST FRIDAY... * WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and seas 14 to 19 feet. For the Small Craft Advisory, northeast winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 33 kt
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 7:00 pm      Expires:  January 24, 2020, 4:00 am
Area:  Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm; Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm; Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm


Gale Warning issued January 22 at 1:39AM EST until January 22 at 4:00PM EST by NWS

Summary: ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...North winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and seas 10 to 18 feet. * WHERE...All Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida coastal waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 NM. * WHEN...Until 4 PM EST this afternoon.
Severity:  Moderate    Effective:  January 22, 2020, 1:39 am      Expires:  January 22, 2020, 4:00 pm
Area:  Coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out 20 NM; Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out 20 NM; Coastal waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL out 20 NM; Waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM; Waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60 NM; Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM