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FZNT24 KWNM 260934
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
534 AM 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 WILL TRACK NE JUST OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST TODAY...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA LATE TODAY. THE LOW WILL
PULL A WEAKENING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE NE WATERS TODAY INTO
THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE FAR SRN
WATERS LATE THU INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT... PUSH S INTO
THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE N CENTRAL WATERS
SUN. THE FRONT WILL THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT LATE SUN AND
SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.
.FRI NIGHT...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...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.


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