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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 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 DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 38N 71W WILL TRACK
NE ACROSS THE NE WATERS THIS MORNING...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE
NE THIS AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN CONTINUE S
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS
THE AREA SUN...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE BACK W ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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