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FZNT24 KWNM 062102
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
402 PM EST FRI MAR 6 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...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E ACROSS THE
WATERS THROUGH SAT...SETTLE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT
THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE NE ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO TUE. A
DEVELOPING COLD FRONT WILL BRUSH THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE
MID ATLC COAST TUE...MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE
NIGHT...THEN INTENSIFY WELL E OF THE AREA WED. THE LOW WILL PULL
A COLD FRONT S OVER THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT...AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS IN BEHIND THE FRONT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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