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FZNT24 KWNM 211549
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1049 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

Conditions given represent the highest within that period.

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal
waters forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure just E of the waters will move E this
afternoon and tonight ahead of a cold front. This front will
slowly move SE over the waters Wed and Wed night as developing
low pressure moves NE over the outer waters and strengthens.
Weakening high pressure will build E over the N and central
waters Thu and Thu night. A weak low will move NE across the S
waters Thu and Thu night, followed by another low Fri night and
Sat. Weak high pressure will quickly build E across the waters
Fri and pass E of the area Fri night. A cold front will move E
over the area late Sat and Sat night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas
9 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.


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