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FZNT24 KWNM 190926
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
426 AM EST THU JAN 19 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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES E OF THE N WATERS WILL MOVE E
TODAY...THEN WILL ACCELERATE NE TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT
WILL PASS S OF THE WATERS EARLY TODAY. A WEAK HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD E INTO THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN MOVE E OVER THE
WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST
NEAR CAPE HATTERAS FRI NIGHT... TRACK E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
SAT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NE TOWARDS THE SE COAST SUN AND SUN NIGHT AND LIFT A WARM
FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS. THE LOW WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE COAST
MON AND MON NIGHT AND PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA
SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.


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