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: August 18, 2019, 1:12 pm  UTC


Marine Weather Statement issued August 18 at 1:12PM EDT by NWS

Summary: A Marine Weather Statement has been issued for the following areas... Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD... Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD... At 111 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm, capable of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was located 7 nm west of Middle River, moving east at 10 knots.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  August 18, 2019, 12:00 pm      Expires:  August 18, 2019, 3:15 pm
Area:  Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD; Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD


Marine Weather Statement issued August 18 at 12:44PM EDT by NWS

Summary: ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS... The areas affected include... 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
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  August 18, 2019, 12:00 pm      Expires:  August 18, 2019, 1:45 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 August 18 at 11:14AM EDT until August 18 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS

Summary: ...BUILDING SEAS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING... .Low pressure passing over the area will depart towards the northeast this afternoon. While winds are now generally expected to remain near or below 15-20 kt across all waters, sea are expected to reach 4-7 ft across the coastal waters through this afternoon before dropping this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  August 18, 2019, 11:14 am      Expires:  August 18, 2019, 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 August 18 at 11:14AM EDT until August 18 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS

Summary: ...BUILDING SEAS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING... .Low pressure passing over the area will depart towards the northeast this afternoon. While winds are now generally expected to remain near or below 15-20 kt across all waters, sea are expected to reach 4-7 ft across the coastal waters through this afternoon before dropping this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  August 18, 2019, 12:00 pm      Expires:  August 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
Area:  S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm


Small Craft Advisory issued August 18 at 11:14AM EDT until August 18 at 10:00PM EDT by NWS

Summary: ...BUILDING SEAS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING... .Low pressure passing over the area will depart towards the northeast this afternoon. While winds are now generally expected to remain near or below 15-20 kt across all waters, sea are expected to reach 4-7 ft across the coastal waters through this afternoon before dropping this evening.
Severity:  Minor    Effective:  August 18, 2019, 11:14 am      Expires:  August 18, 2019, 10:00 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