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FZNT24 KWNM 231549
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1049 AM EST Thu Nov 23 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...Strong low pres over the Gulf of Saint Lawrence will
move off to the NE today. A high pres ridge will build E across
the N portion today into Fri, then shift E of the waters Fri
night. Developing low pres will approach from the SW today into
tonight, track NE over from the S portion late tonight into Fri
night, then pass E of the area Sat. A cold front will approach
from the NW Sat, move SE across the waters Sat night, then pass
SE of the region Sun. Another ridge will build slowly E across
the area Sun night through Mon night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Slight chance
of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of
showers.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.


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