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FZNT24 KWNM 271455
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 AM EDT THU APR 27 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TODAY
WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TODAY INTO FRI NIGHT...PERSIST SAT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE 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...THEN STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AND
PASS N OF THE AREA EARLY MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE
LATE MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

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

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

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

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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