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FZNT24 KWNM 300910
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
510 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

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 NEAR 37N68W WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO
THE E TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD S
INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA SUN. A WARM
FRONT WILL MOVE NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN... THEN CONTINUE NE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW
FORMS ON THE FRONT. AS THE DEVELOPING LOW MOVES OFF TO THE N IT
WILL PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL THEN STALL SW TO NE
ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...WITH A DEVELOPING
LOW FORMING ON THE FRONT NEAR THE SE COAST LATE WED INTO WED
NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS...TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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