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FZNT24 KWNM 282105
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
505 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS NE OVER THE CENTRAL AND
NRN WATERS BY THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT
WHILE INTENSIFYING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM OVER THE FAR NRN
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN WATERS SUN. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS SE
OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE
WATERS LATER MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL PASS E OVER
THE WATERS TUE. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST TUE NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE LATE WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A THIRD
RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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