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FZNT24 KWNM 251548
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1148 AM EDT TUE APR 25 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 WARM FRONT ACROSS THE N WATERS WILL DRIFT N ACROSS
THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL
TRACK NE NEAR THE N CAROLINA COAST TODAY... CONTINUE NE JUST OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA
LATE WED INTO THU WHILE PULLING A WEAKENING COLD FRONT E ACROSS
THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS LATE THU INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...THEN PUSH
S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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