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FZNT24 KWNM 262051
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
451 PM EDT WED APR 26 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...A LOW PRES CENTER OVER THE FAR NW WATERS WILL PASS N
OF THE AREA EARLY TONIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND THU WHILE
WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...PERSIST SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...
THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...PUSH S INTO THE NRN
WATERS SAT NIGHT...AND STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE
FRONT WILL THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT LATE SUN AND PASS N OF
THE REGION SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW MON INTO MON NIGHT...AND MOVE OFFSHORE LATE MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT...
THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT...
THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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