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FZNT24 KWNM 012124
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 PM EST SUN MAR 1 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO MON...AS LOW PRES RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES WELL NE OF THE AREA
MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
SE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH SLOWLY SE ACROSS
THE REMAINDER OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT AS WEAK LOW
PRES SLIDES NE ALONG THE FRONT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD
TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST EARLY FRI...MOVING E OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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