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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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 WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW WATERS
LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN STALL SW TO NE ACROSS THE
AREA WED INTO THU. A SERIES OF LOWS WILL TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT
TUE INTO THU. THE FRONT WILL PASS E OF THE WATERS LATE THU.
ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT...THEN
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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