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FZNT24 KWNM 251510
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1010 AM EST SUN JAN 25 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...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NRN
WATERS TODAY...THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N CENTRAL WATERS
TONIGHT AS A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE PASSES E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS.
A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...MOVE
OFFSHORE ALONG THE FRONT INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS MON...THEN PASS
SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT INTO WED
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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