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FZNT24 KWNM 011536
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL QUICKLY PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO MON...AS LOW PRES RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES WELL NE OF THE AREA
MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
SE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH SE ACROSS THE
REMAINDER OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
THEN AGAIN BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF
SLEET AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF SLEET.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SLEET.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10
FT. RAIN.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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