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FZNT24 KWNM 240856
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
356 AM EST TUE JAN 24 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 90 NM E OF CAPE MAY NJ WILL
TRACK NE ALONG THE COAST THIS MORNING...THEN CLEAR N OF THE
WATERS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. A SECONDARY LOW CENTER ABOUT
120 NM NE OF HATTERAS NC WILL MOVE NE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY WHILE
PULLING A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATER TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS
THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO
THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS SE ACROSS
THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES SLOWLY BUILDS
IN FROM THE W.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO
30 KT EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW EARLY...
THEN...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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