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FZNT24 KWNM 291421
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1021 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 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...LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG A COLD FRONT E OF THE NRN
WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL PASS SE OVER THE NRN WATERS TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...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. A
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
WHILE INTENSIFYING. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE WED
AND WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.
A THIRD COLD WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST THU
NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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