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FZNT24 KWNM 260938
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
538 AM EDT FRI MAY 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 COLD FRONT OVER THE NE WATERS WILL PASS E OF THE
AREA EARLY TODAY. A STRONG ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL PASS N
OF THE AREA TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY
NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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