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FZNT24 KWNM 191505
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1105 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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...A FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY NE TO SW ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO SUN NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE OFF
THE NRN FLORIDA COAST THIS AFTERNOON... TRACK SLOWLY E NEAR THE
FAR SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT... THEN PASS SLOWLY E OF
THE AREA MON INTO TUE. THE LOW WILL PULL THE FRONT SE OF THE
WATERS MON. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN
WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE...MOVE OFFSHORE TUE
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS
AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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