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FZNT24 KWNM 030928
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
428 AM EST SAT DEC 3 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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER JUST S OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL
DRIFT SE TODAY INTO SUN...WHILE PULLING A LOW PRES TROUGH INTO
THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE
INTO THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE
REGION SUN INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF
THE SE COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE S CENTRAL WATERS
MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP AND MOVE NE
NEAR THE SE COAST TUE... CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA WED WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.


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